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Date Postedposted on 05 October 2012
Year of Faith logo for Diocese of Westminster
Year of Faith logo for Diocese of Westminster

A Pastoral Letter for the Year of Faith from Archbishop Vincent Nichols will be read out during Masses at the 214 Catholic churches in the Diocese of Westminster over 6/7 October 2012, the last weekend before the start of the Year of Faith.


Westminster Seminarians September 2012
Date Postedposted on 19 September 2012

11 men have begun training as priests for the Diocese of Westminster. Four are  training at Allen Hall Seminary where the new academic term started on 11 September 2012. The men, who come from backgrounds as diverse as A&E nursing, social work, IT consultancy and stockbroking are to embark on a new journey, led by their faith in Christ. In total there are now 56 men training at Allen Hall.

Central London Churches leaflet image
Date Postedposted on 08 August 2012

Designed for vistors to London, our Central London Guide to Catholic Churchesincludes details of directions and Mass Times for 12 churches in the West End, Victoria and Kensington areas.

Archbishop Vincent Nichols and Archbishop Bernard Longley
Date Postedposted on 03 August 2012

The Archbishops of Westminster, the Most Reverend Vincent Nichols, and Birmingham, the Most Reverend Bernard Longley, have given their stamp of approval to the special Olympic and Paralympic definitive postage stamps issued by Royal Mail to mark the London 2012 Olympic Games.

In Celebratrion of the Olympics
Date Postedposted on 30 July 2012

Worshippers from around the world came together to give thanks for the Olympic Games at a Mass held in Westminster Cathedral on Saturday 28 July 2012.

More than Gold
Date Postedposted on 25 July 2012

As part of the Catholic Church's engagement alongside the 2012 Games, there will be two special Masses to celebrate the beginning of the London Olympics. 

Permanent Deacon 21 July 2012
Date Postedposted on 24 July 2012

On Saturday 21 July Archbishop Vincent Nichols ordained three new permanent deacons for the Diocese of Westminster, Anthony Curran, Nick Agule and Brian McMahon.

St Thomas More play
Date Postedposted on 10 July 2012

Archbishop Vincent Nichols enjoyed a wonderful play about the history of St Thomas More School, Wood Green, and celebrated Mass for pupils, governors and staff, past and present, on their annual St Thomas More Day.

Three men ordained to priesthood July 2012
Date Postedposted on 10 July 2012

Three men from Allen Hall Seminary in the Diocese of Westminster were ordained to priesthood on Saturday 7 July 2012.

Phyllis Bowman
Date Postedposted on 06 July 2012

The life of Phyllis Bowman, the Catholic prolife campaigner who died in May, was remembered during a Mass at Westminster Cathedral on 3 July 2012.

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