Diocese marks inaugural World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly
The children of St Teresa’s Primary School in Rochford have produced a special video recording special memories of their own grandparents for the Department for Marriage and Family Life.
YouTube channel connects Catholic families across the country
A family from Hertfordshire began a YouTube channel called “One of Nine” in November 2020 to give a window on real Catholic life and connect with others across the country.
Catholics invited to add prayer to National Day of Reflection
Cardinal Nichols and Archbishop McMahon are encouraging Catholics to make Tuesday 23 March, the anniversary of the first national lockdown, a day of prayer as well as reflection.
Diocese marks International Marriage Week
The Marriage and Family Life Department has interviewed married and engaged couples in the diocese to mark the week which culminated in St. Valentine’s Day and produced a special celebration of love with a video from children of the diocese.
Bishop Alan: “We hope for better things in this coming year”
Listen to a New Year message from Bishop Alan Williams sm.
Upminster Parish shares Livesimply insights
Upminster’s Livesimply project has proved very worthwhile – benefitting the environment, raising money for charity, and bringing the parish and local community together. Could your parish do the same?
Whirlwind wedding beats the Tier 4 deadline
As Tier 4 restrictions loomed, threatening their already rescheduled wedding ceremony, Rob Stanley and Nuala Gallagher worked against the clock to tie the knot.
Jesse Tree for Families – free download
ACC offers crisis counselling for NHS staff and the bereaved
This free service is available to NHS medical and ancillary staff who have been impacted by caring for those with Covid-19 or those who have been bereaved.