As ACN plans to commemorate the persecuted in November, Lord Alton challenges parishes to stand up for those who are suffering and dying for their beliefs.
Brentwood Cathedral Choir has commissioned the composer to write the special Missa Brevis.
Bishop Alan is leading the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes this week.
Fr Gerald gives a glimpse of the trials, tribulations and triumphs of those living and working in our twinned Diocese.
Did you hear the BBC report on Pope Francis' visit to Auschwitz? Find out more here.
Bishops have welcomed the launch of the Government's community sponsorship scheme for Syrian refugee families and are calling on Catholic parishes to get involved.
A parishioner at Holy Family, Dagenham recently celebrated her 100th birthday.
As part of their preparation for Holy Communion, 55 young people in Dagenham collected enough to send a disadvantaged youngster to Lourdes with HCPT.
Fr Hugh Allan said a Requiem Mass for the murdered priest on Saturday 30th July at Our Lady Immaculate, Chelmsford.
Bishop Alan is inviting representatives from every parish to come together in pilgrimage to the Cathedral on 10th September. The theme is the suffering of children in our midst.