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Environmental Disaster - Film
Environmental Disaster – Film

Environmental Crisis? Our faith and caring for the earth. Second event. In response to Pope Francis’ call to care for creation and to pass on a healthy planet to our children, join us for a showing of a very short film and discussion of some practical steps we can each take if we are to avoid […]

November Prayers for the Dead
November Prayers for the Dead

In November, please pray each day for the holy souls in Purgatory, that is, our relatives, friends and benefactors who have died, and those with no one to remember or pray for them. It’s possible between 1st and 8th November to gain a plenary indulgence (one per day) applicable to the dead by visiting a […]

Film & Discussion
Film & Discussion

Global Healing – our faith and caring for our common home. A new and inspiring film in response to Pope Francis’ call in Laudato Si (‘Praise be to You’) to “every person living in this planet”, to care for creation, our ‘Common Home’, and to pass on a healthy planet to our children’s children. Join […]

Film & Discussion
Film & Discussion

Global Healing – our faith and caring for our common home. A new and inspiring film in response to Pope Francis’ call in Laudato Si (‘Praise be to You’) to “every person living in this planet”, to care for creation, our ‘Common Home’, and to pass on a healthy planet to our children’s children. Join […]

World Mission Sunday - 21st Oct
World Mission Sunday – 21st Oct

Next Sunday, the Holy Father invites all Catholics to contribute to a special collection for Missio, his official charity for overseas missions. Your support on World Mission Sunday will help brave missionaries in building a future of hope both in Ethiopia and around the world. Please join him on this special day that unites Catholics all […]

October - Month of the Rosary
October – Month of the Rosary

October is the month of the Rosary and the Holy Father has invited us this year to pray the Rosary every day during this entire Marian month. He wants us to join in communion and in penitence, as the people of God, in asking the Holy Mother of God and Saint Michael Archangel to protect […]

Rosary on the Coast - 29th April - 3.00pm - Cobo
Rosary on the Coast – 29th April – 3.00pm – Cobo

Rosary on the Coast on Sunday 29th April at 3.00pm at Cobo Calling all Catholics, Parish Groups and all people of good will to join together in this act of prayer for the nations “The Rosary”. This powerful and popular prayer in which we will pray for the healing and unity of our nations. The […]

Share the Journey - A Conference On Refugees
Share the Journey – A Conference On Refugees

Responding to Pope Francis’ and Caritas Internationalis call to “Share the Journey”, CAFOD & Caritas Diocese of Portsmouth are co-sponsoring a conference on refugees on the 12th May in St Edward the Confessor Church in Chandlers Ford. The conference will also be entitled “Share the Journey” so come along and see what we can practically […]

Message of the Holy Father Francis for Lent 2018
Message of the Holy Father Francis for Lent 2018

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Once again, the Pasch of the Lord draws near! In our preparation for Easter, God in His providence offers us each year the season of Lent as a “sacramental sign of our conversion”. Lent summons us, and enables us, to come back to the Lord wholeheartedly and in every aspect of […]

Racial Justice Sunday - 28th Jan 2018
Racial Justice Sunday – 28th Jan 2018

Racial Justice Sunday 28th January 2018 “Every stranger who knocks at our door is an opportunity for an encounter with Jesus Christ, who identifies with the welcomed and rejected strangers of every age.”  Pope Francis Belonging: All are welcome On this day Catholics are called to pray for those who experience unjust discrimination or are […]