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Family Synod 2014

Family life, marriage and the sacraments made up the focus of an extraordinary general session of the Synod of Bishops that met at the Vatican from 5-19 Octo... Read more


Year of Faith

When Pope Benedict announced the Year of Faith in his Motu Proprio 'Porta Fidei' he said we should look at faith as a "lifelong companion that makes it possi... Read more


Catholic Bible Sunday

Every Advent, our cycle of prayer invites us to reflect on ‘openness to the Word of God’. Bible Sunday, which falls on the Second Sunday of Advent, is a help... Read more


Marriage Act

In July 2013, the government passed the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act which fundamentally altered the meaning of marriage. Read more

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World Youth Day

Hundreds of thousands of young people have descended on the carnival city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil for World Youth Day 2013. Pope Francis has made his fir... Read more


Justice and Peace

This year the 35th NJPN annual conference will take place in conjunction with Hallam Justice & Peace Commission on Friday 19 - Sunday 21 July 2013. The theme...Read more