News from around the Archdiocese of Liverpool

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LATEST NEWS: Archdiocese of Liverpool donates £20,000 to Masks4NHSHeroes


The Archdiocese of Liverpool has, today, announced a donation of £20,000 to the Masks4NHSHeroes campaign

It’s not goodbye just yet  


The Academy of St Francis of Assisi said ‘see you soon’ to its year 11s on Friday 20 March as schools across Liverpool and the rest of the UK closed due to the coronavirus

Catenians lend support to asylum seekers


Asylum seekers in Liverpool Archdiocese are benefitting from the efforts of Liverpool’s Catenians. Bob Wheelhouse, president of the Liverpool province of the Catenians


Welcome to our new Canons


At the Chapter Mass on Tuesday 3 March in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel of the Metropolitan Cathedral Archbishop Malcolm installed three new Canons.


Pastoral Letter


The following Pastoral Letter was read at all Masses on the Fourth Sunday of Lent, Laetare Sunday and a day of prayer for the work of Nugent

St Cuthbert’s says farewell to Year 11s


St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School in St Helens said farewell to its year 11 students. Catherine Twist, headteacher at St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School

Liverpool Seafarers Centre hounoured


Liverpool Seafarers Centre (LSC) received further recognition of its vital work with the Positive Impact Award at the Mersey Maritime Industry Awards 2020

Give thanks to the teaching profession


It has been a difficult few weeks in education following the spread of the coronavirus and the Government declaring the majority of schools in the UK are to be closed.

Annual Civic Mass


Archbishop Malcolm McMahon celebrated the Annual Civic Mass at 11.00 am on Sunday 23 February in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King

Afternoon tea and tour at St Francis Xavier


The Friends of SFX recently hosted an afternoon tour highlighting the beautiful architecture of Saint Francis Xavier's Grade II* listed church

Papal Award

for Tilly


Mrs Agnes Jolliffe (Tilly), a parishioner of Our Lady of Assumption, Gateacre, was presented with the Bene Merenti by Bishop Tom Williams at Mass in the Metropolitan Cathedral

Widnes community celebrates award


St Wilfrid’s parish, Widnes, has recently received a prestigious LiveSimply award for their efforts to reduce their waste.

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A beautiful idea for Palm Sunday


As we prepare to celebrate Palm Sunday, people are looking at how can we publicly acknowledge this important day on our calendar when so many of us  


Cafod's Children's Liturgy


While we cannot gether togetther in person due to the coronavirus, we can still come together as a community through prayer