News from around the Archdiocee of Liverpool

Cover July V2





Homily of Cardinal Vincent Nichols

given at the Golden Jubilee of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool on the Solemnity of Pentecost, 4th June 2017

Golden jubilees are a time for memories. And today is no exception as we celebrate this bold and magnificent Cathedral of Christ the King.


Jubilee Mass of Celebration

Sunday 4 June, the Feast of Pentecost, marked the Jubilee of the Cathedral which was consecrated and opened at Pentecost 1967.


Two Cathedrals Celebration

Liverpool’s ecumenical tradition was reflected in a Two Cathedrals’ Service on Pentecost Sunday when Merseyside’s Church Leaders  ...


A celebration of Evening Prayer

After a celebration of Evening Prayer on Saturday 3 June more than 300 people enjoyed a celebration dinner held in the Lutyens Crypt of the Cathedral.


Cathedral Life:

A Floral Tribute

Thousands of people flocked to Liverpool’s Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King to celebrate its Golden Jubilee


1,200 sing at Good Shepherd Masses

This year’s Good Shepherd Masses in the Metropolitan Cathedral and Leyland celebrated by Bishop Tom Williams

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Celebrating 50 years

They were both ordained in the Metropolitan Cathedral fifty years ago and, like the Cathedral itself, Canon Christopher Cunningham and Father John Johnson are celebrating their ...

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Faith for Life Awards

In June, Father Matthew Nunes, Episcopal Vicar for Formation, presented certificates to twelve participants in the ‘Faith for Life’

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Visit of Scripture Professor Ian Boxall

Dr Ian Boxall is Associate Professor of New Testament Studies at the Catholic University of America in Washington DC.