October 10, 2016

Archbishop of Canterbury to preach at the close of Year of Mercy in Westminster Cathedral

The Church of England leader has been invited to speak at a service in Westminster Cathedral In an email to priests, the Diocese of Westminster has said Archbishop Justin Welby…
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July 12, 2016

Cardinal Nichols congratulates Theresa May on her imminent appointment as Prime Minister

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has congratulated Theresa May on her imminent appointment as Prime Minister. In a letter, the Archbishop of Westminster said he was “only too aware of the magnitude…
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June 28, 2016

Cardinal Nichols: ‘Upsurge in racism following Brexit vote must not be tolerated’

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has said that any upsurge in racism following Britain’s vote to leave the European Union must be stamped out. Following last Thursday’s referendum result, a number of incidents…
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June 3, 2016

Be as uncompromising as St Thomas Becket, Cardinal Nichols tells priests

Cardinal Vincent Nichols encouraged priests to persevere in their ministry despite distressing circumstances, during his homily yesterday for the Jubilee of Priests at Santa Maria Regina degli Apostoli alla Montagnola…
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March 2, 2016

Archbishop of Westminster officially announces new shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary

Archbishop of Westminster and President of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales, Cardinal Vincent Nichols has officially announced a new diocesan shrine dedicated to Our Lady of the…
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November 24, 2015

Two new Auxiliary Bishops are appointed for the Diocese Westminster Cathedral by Pope Francis

Pope Francis has appointed two new Auxiliary Bishops to be ordained on 25th January, 2016 on the feast of the Conversion of St Paul. Canon Paul McAleenan, a priest of the Diocese…
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October 12, 2015

The Church must ‘learn the pathway of tough love’, says Cardinal Nichols

The cardinal called for love which is 'compassionate' and 'honest' during synod intervention Cardinal Vincent Nichols has said that the Church must practice “tough love” when it comes to the…
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September 9, 2015

Cardinal Nichols thanks Queen for safeguarding the Christian faith

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has written to the Queen to congratulate her on being the longest reigning monarch Cardinal Nichols has written to the Queen thanking her for her “steadfast insistence…
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September 4, 2015

Cardinal Nichols urges Britain to be ‘more generous’ to migrants

The cardinal gave an interview to ITV news last night about the growing migrant crisis Britain must be more generous to desperate migrants Cardinal Vincent Nichols has said. In an…
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September 2, 2015

Cardinal urges Catholics in England and Wales to speak out, ahead of assisted suicide debate

Cardinal Vincent Nichols said that assisted suicide is 'contrary to human dignity' in a statement yesterday Cardinal Vincent Nichols has urged Catholics to contact their local MP ahead of a…
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