News from around the Archdiocese of Liverpool





‘A new day is breaking; a new dawn is rising.’


‘A new day is breaking; a new dawn is rising’ with these words and this powerful image Archbishop Malcolm proclaimed the opening of Synod 2020 at a Service of Proclamation and Sending in the Metropolitan Cathedral on Sunday 3 February.

Italian adventure for Liverpool students! 


Students from St John Bosco Arts College recently said ‘ciao’ to the classroom as they embarked on a five day trip to Italy

Annual Civic Mass held at Cathedral


Archbishop Malcolm McMahon will celebrate the Annual Civic Mass at 11.00 am on Sunday 3 March in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King

Knit-a-Bit in Penwortham


Every Monday morning a group of up to 25 ladies from St Teresa’s and St Mary Magdalen’s Churches in Penwortham 

Papal Blessing for Joseph


Joseph Tipping from Penwortham received a Blessing from Pope Francis on his 80th birthday

Mandela family visit Bellerive


Bellerive FCJ Catholic College was honoured to host the family of the late Nelson Mandela during their visit to Liverpool

Standing in solidarity with Israel’s Christians


This year’s Holy Land Coordination, which met in January, was based in Haifa and offered a different view of Christian experience

Family Groups in

the Archdiocese


Family Groups are drawn from the parish community.  Like a natural family, Family Groups are made up of people of all ages

Liverpool school flies flag for diversity


Where are we from?’ That was the question posed to pupils at the Academy of St Francis of Assisi (ASFA) in Liverpool

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Question Time in Ainsdale


There are not many parish evenings that involve open Q and A, a panel to reflect on and answer questions and a shiny black Labrador retriever puppy


SFX helps to provide clean water


St Francis Xavier’s College (SFX) in Woolton has been able to provide an African village with clean water after donating money

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