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Diocesan Day of Prayer & Reparation for Life - 23rd Oct
Diocesan Day of Prayer & Reparation for Life – 23rd Oct

Diocesan Day of Prayer and Reparation for Life Please keep the 23rd October as a special day of prayer and reparation.  It’s now over fifty years since the 1967 Abortion Act, one of the most liberal in the world, came into effect. Since then, 10 million babies in the UK have been aborted, one in five pregnancies. […]

CAFOD Family Fast Day
CAFOD Family Fast Day

A huge thank you to everybody for their generosity on Family Fast Day. Your fasting has raised over £2,586 towards wells for Uganda, that is nearly three and a half wells – an amazing result. If you haven’t handed your envelope in yet, it’s not too late so drop it in with the collections this […]

CAFOD Family Fast Day - 5th Oct
CAFOD Family Fast Day – 5th Oct

CAFOD Family Fast Day Friday 5th October Please take home a Fast Day envelope this weekend and prayer card. On family Fast Day CAFOD invites us to eat simply and give the money we save to help the poorest people in the most hard to reach regions around the world.  

CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day - Friday 25th February
CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day – Friday 25th February

CAFOD Lent Project – our Lenten alms giving will be used to support CAFOD’s work in Zimbabwe to provide villages with the tools and seeds they desperately need to grow crops to feed their families, provide some surplus for sale and seeds to sew in the future to grow more food. Peanut and sesame seeds […]

CAFOD - Lent Fast day - 25th Feb
CAFOD – Lent Fast day – 25th Feb

CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day on 25th February is an opportunity to support our brothers and sisters who don’t have enough to eat. On this day can you give up a meal or eat simple meal and then put what you saved in the CAFOD Lent Fast Day envelope. This Lent your donation will make double […]

Thank You - CAFOD Lent Fast Day Collection
Thank You – CAFOD Lent Fast Day Collection

CAFOD Lent Fast Day Collection Thanks to everyone in the parish for the terrific donation which helps support our partners across the world. It is really appreciated.  

Lenten Almsgiving
Lenten Almsgiving

CAFOD money boxes are available in the churches now. Fast Day envelopes will be available next weekend in time for Lent Fast Day on 10th March.  

CAFOD Harvest Fast Day - 7th October
CAFOD Harvest Fast Day – 7th October

CAFOD Harvest Fast Day 7th October 2016 This Harvest Fast Day we are invited to join 32 year old Nicanora, from Bolivia, on her journey from poverty to abundance. You can stand alongside her as your generous donations empower her and her community to learn new skills and receive materials which will enable them to […]

Retiring Collection Next Week - CAFOD
Retiring Collection Next Week – CAFOD

The retiring collection next weekend is for CAFOD-Harvest Fast Day. Your support and donations this Harvest Fast Day will enable CAFOD’s partners to work with people across the world to have access to tools and training and empower them to become self-sufficient despite living in the most difficult of conditions. Additionally, your donations this Fast […]

Thank You - CAFOD
Thank You – CAFOD

The parish CAFOD group want to say a huge THANK YOU to you all for the stunning Lenten Almsgiving Fast Day – £1,775 CAFOD Boxes – £1,673 (so far) Total – £3,448 (which will be doubled by the UK government) This donation will be well spent supporting those affected by climate change throughout the world, i.e. by […]