Today is the Solemnity of St. Joseph

Today is the Solemnity of St. Joseph

On this, the Solemnity of St. Joseph, marking the 150th anniversary when Blessed Pope Pius IX proclaimed St Joseph as the Patron Saint of the Universal Church in 1870, we remember fathers throughout the world. To aid us in our prayer and reflections, we have a...
Our schools are doing great things during Lent

Our schools are doing great things during Lent

On Ash Wednesday Bishop Declan called us to be a ‘People of Generous Giving’ not necessarily of our money but of our time. He asked us to think about how much time we give to others, to God and to our neighbour. The Schools and Colleges in the Clifton Diocese have...
Alpha Online – The Time is Now!

Alpha Online – The Time is Now!

This past year has been like no other in living memory. Our parishes have faced incredible challenges from the suspension of Masses to the disconnection of our communities, priests being isolated from their parishioners, the scaling back and even complete halting of...
Lourdes Pilgrimage 2021 – Cancelled

Lourdes Pilgrimage 2021 – Cancelled

It is with regret that we announce that there will be no Diocesan and Catholic Association Pilgrimage to Lourdes this year. The Pilgrimage, which was scheduled for 21-27 August 2021 has been cancelled in light of the on-going effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. However,...