At the Rite of Acceptance nearly 700 young people heard from an Olympic speed skater who became a nun working with the poor in Leeds.
Cold, unwelcoming weather did not deter those taking part in Rosary on the Coast on Sunday 29 April.
Parishioners are currently planning walks across the Brentwood Diocese in solidarity with refugees and migrants across the world. Could you organise a Share the Journey walk in your parish?
On 29 April Catholics around the country are converging on the coast to pray the Rosary for Faith, Life and Peace in an historic lay-organised event.
Read an exclusive Vatican News interview with Wim Wenders, writer and director of a new documentary about Pope Francis, due for launch in May.
The National Office for Vocation has launched a free App for young people to help them on a journey of spiritual discovery.
This Sunday prayers will be offered across the world for vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and religious life.
What started out as an invitation from the Archbishops’ of Canterbury and York in 2016 to the Church of England has grown into an international and ecumenical call to prayer.
Candidates who are to be Confirmed in their own parishes at Pentecost will have the opportunity to meet Bishop Alan this weekend - and hear about an inspirational journey.
"Our hearts go out to the parents of Alfie Evans and our prayers are for him and with them as they try to do all they can to care for their son."