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March 3, 2016

March 6 to March 12

Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Sun: Mass – Mothering Sunday, Westminster Cathedral, Westminster, London, SW1P, 9.00am. Tue: Meetings, Archbishop’s House, 12.00pm. Pope Benedict XVI Lecture, Archbishop’s...

Irish media guru ordained bishop

In the presence of family, bishops and priests from Ireland and colleagues from the Vatican, Mgr Paul Tighe was ordained bishop on Saturday by...

The martyr who haunted Elizabeth I

Edmund Campion by Gerard Kilroy Ashgate, £80 Of all the Elizabethan martyrs undoubtedly the most illustrious is St Edmund Campion. A deeply holy and...

Word this Week

Fourth Sunday of Lent Jos 5:9-12; 2 Cor 5:17-21; Lk 15:1-3 & 11-32 (Year C) “The Pharisees and the scribes complained. ‘This man,’ they...

Omnium Gatherum

One of my favourite saints, St Frances of Rome (d 1440) has her feast on March 9. She married into the Ponziani family, whose...

Lectio Divina

Luke 15:1-3, 11-32 1 One day when many tax collectors and other outcasts came to listen to Jesus, 2 the Pharisees and the teachers...

Pastor Iuventus

This Lent, be self-aware not self-absorbed Round about now in the middle of Lent, when Lenten disciplines are becoming alternately more conscious, intense struggles...

Mourning our barrenness

Several years ago, while teaching a summer course at Seattle University, I had as one of my students a woman who, while happily married,...

March 6 to March 12

Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Sun: Mass – Mothering Sunday, Westminster Cathedral, Westminster, London, SW1P, 9.00am. Tue: Meetings, Archbishop’s House, 12.00pm. Pope Benedict XVI Lecture, Archbishop’s...

Irish media guru ordained bishop

In the presence of family, bishops and priests from Ireland and colleagues from the Vatican, Mgr Paul Tighe was ordained bishop on Saturday by...

The martyr who haunted Elizabeth I

Edmund Campion by Gerard Kilroy Ashgate, £80 Of all the Elizabethan martyrs undoubtedly the most illustrious is St Edmund Campion. A deeply holy and...

Word this Week

Fourth Sunday of Lent Jos 5:9-12; 2 Cor 5:17-21; Lk 15:1-3 & 11-32 (Year C) “The Pharisees and the scribes complained. ‘This man,’ they...

Omnium Gatherum

One of my favourite saints, St Frances of Rome (d 1440) has her feast on March 9. She married into the Ponziani family, whose...

Lectio Divina

Luke 15:1-3, 11-32 1 One day when many tax collectors and other outcasts came to listen to Jesus, 2 the Pharisees and the teachers...

Pastor Iuventus

This Lent, be self-aware not self-absorbed Round about now in the middle of Lent, when Lenten disciplines are becoming alternately more conscious, intense struggles...

Mourning our barrenness

Several years ago, while teaching a summer course at Seattle University, I had as one of my students a woman who, while happily married,...