2015 Message for World Communications Day: Communicating the Family

The Vatican has issued Pope Francis’ Message for the 49th World Day of Social Communications, the only worldwide celebration called for by the Second Vatican Council (Inter mirifica, 1963). The theme of this year’s message: “Communicating the Family – a Privileged Place of Encounter with the Gift of Love.”

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Christian Unity

At a service tonight in Northampton Cathedral, the Archbishop of Birmingham, the Most Rev Bernard Longley, will say that Unitatis RedintegratioRead more


Migrants and Refugees

In a homily to mark the World Day for Migrants and Refugees, 18 January, Bishop Patrick Lynch has appealed to the UK and European governments to find a way t...Read more


Holy Land Statement

"We came to pray with and support the Christian community and to promote peace and human dignity in this divided land. We witnessed the tragic consequences o...Read more

marriage & family

An Invitation to Reflect on the Gift of Marriage and Family Life

The Bishops of England and Wales have published a document to help the faithful reflect and discern on marriage and family life. It's titled: 'The Call, the Journey and the Mission'. Read more