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New Bishop Ordained at Clifton Cathedral

New Bishop Ordained at Clifton Cathedral

Bishop Bosco MacDonald was Ordained the Tenth Bishop of Clifton at Clifton Cathedral on Wednesday 8 May 2024. A packed Cathedral welcomed the new Bishop, along with his family and almost all the Clifton diocesan priests and Deacons, and Bishops from England and Wales....

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Bishops issue pastoral reflection on gender

Bishops issue pastoral reflection on gender

The Catholic Bishops of England and Wales have issued a pastoral reflection on gender, highlighting the teaching of the Church but stressing that accompanying those struggling with gender dysphoria is “a complex but essential pastoral task.” The document, titled...

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Diocesan Pilgrimage to Glastonbury – Sunday 14th July

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Glastonbury – Sunday 14th July

The Annual Pilgrimage to Glastonbury will take place on Sunday, 14th July 2024. This year's pilgrimage will be centred around the theme of 'Mary, Woman of Prayer'. From 12 noon until 3:00 pm, the Shrine Church will transform into a chapel of Exposition and Silent...

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Clifton Diocese Safeguarding

Clifton Diocese Safeguarding

The Diocese Safeguarding team are currently looking for an individual to join the Safeguarding Committee and sit in on the Risk Allegation Review meetings.  Suitable volunteers should have in depth knowledge and experience of safeguarding, particularly health/mental...

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Invited: a formation course in Stroud

Invited: a formation course in Stroud

Invited: a formation course in Stroud We are starting a new formation course in Stroud on a Wednesday evening called ‘Invited’. These formation sessions are for anyone who is interested in learning more about their faith and passing it onto others. The course will...

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The Eucharist: a bond of love which can never be undone

The Eucharist: a bond of love which can never be undone

There is an opportunity on Saturday 8 June at St Bernadette’s Secondary School, Whitchurch, Bristol, for the whole diocese to deepen our understanding and love for the Eucharist as we grow in our desire to be a people of communion, participating together as the Body...

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