News from around the Archdiocese of Liverpool
From the Archbishop’s Desk
The recent wildfires in California have filled me with horror. How can it be that a town called Paradise has been razed to the ground by uncontrollable fire and so many people have died or are missing.
This weekend we begin our Advent journey, it is a time of preparation for the Feast of the Nativity, the Incarnation, the birth of Jesus.
Our journey through the increasing darkness of November is marked by the glowing light of the lives of the saints, the gentle light of remembrance and the eternal light of Christ ...
On a liturgical note
Canon Philip Gillespie
Because we won’t be together as a college for Christmas itself, the season of Advent takes upon a greater significance here at the Beda in that we make a point of celebrating the Feast of Saint Nicholas
Mgr John Devine OBE
Throughout the month of December many thousands of people young and old will attend one of the many carol or memorial services at the Cathedral hosted ...
Father Chris Thomas
Dom Helder Camara was the Archbishop of Recife in Brazil and a tireless campaigner for social justice. He was best known in this country for the statement he made which was put on Cafod posters ...
For the past two years Christmas has essentially passed me by. I’ve opened no presents, spent no time with family, and completely neglected my faith. And I must admit, words cannot express how excited I am for this to change.
Mums the Word
The weekend of 20-21 October was celebrated as Synod Sunday in our parishes. We listened to a Pastoral letter from Archbishop Malcolm McMahon ...
Our Southport Council celebrated a very successful year of fundraising when they held their annual presentation evening, making donations totalling £4,000 to eight local charities ...
Justice & Peace
For the last 10 years we have been sending Christmas cards from our diocese to Catholic parishes in the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, which is the name of the Catholic ...
Planning the route ahead for our Archdiocese
Donate to Nugent’s Christmas Appeal 2018
Jesus says in St. Matthew’s Gospel: ‘Insofar as you did this to one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did it to me’.
Letter from Wonersh
Happy Advent from Wonersh. As this letter arrives at your parishes, here at the seminary we will be welcoming a few hundred guests for our Advent