News from around the Archdiocese of Liverpool

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Diary of a Cafod visit to Nicaragua and El Salvador


With Archbishop McMahon unable to make the trip with Cafod to Central America, Father Stephen Pritchard and Canon Chris Fallon represented him and the diocese on a 15-day visit to view some of the charity’s work

Scouts Celebrate 50th Anniversary


8th Penwortham St Teresa’s Scouts, started by parents and parishioners of St Teresa’s Church, are celebrating their 50th Anniversary in 2020.

A fitting         celebration


A fitting celebration of two year’s hard work completing ten on-line modules in Pastoral Ministry took place at Liverpool Hope University recently.  


School opens new Wooden Spoon sensory room


St Margaret Mary’s Catholic Infant School in Huyton recently welcomed former Liverpool and England player, Sammy Lee

A very special occasion


Sunday 9 February will be long remembered for Storm Ciara which rocked Merseyside and the rest of the UK.

Cathedral to host rededication celebration


Liverpool’s Metropolitan Cathedral will join in a nationwide celebration on Sunday 29 March with a Mass in honour of the rededication of England

National Lottery Heritage Fund comes to aid St James’ Church


Thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund and the support of the Archdiocese and parishioners, the end of 2019 saw the completion

Synod 2020            Talks


What sort of unity are we called to in a Global Church facing tensions within and without?  David McLoughlin.


Jubilee celebrations

for Father Denis


Father Denis Parry, who works in Lima, Peru, with LAMP (Liverpool Archdiocesan Missionary Project) celebrated

Join the Lourdes Music Group


This July pilgrims from the Archdiocese of Liverpool will journey to Lourdes for the 90th time.  The Lourdes Pilgrimage is an integral part of the Archdioceses’ identity and it is a week of prayer, worship,

Sacrament of Confirmation


An update by Father Simon Gore

As 2020 started the preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation has also begun in earnest.

Tribute to               Sister Agnes


It was with sadness but with joy that we celebrated the life and death of Sister Agnes Vernon on 17 December 2019 at St Sebastian’s Parish in Liverpool

Pope Francis' Message for Lent 2020


The title of Pope Francis' Message for Lent this year is: 'We implore you on behalf of Christ: be reconciled to God'

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