News from around the Archdiocese of Liverpool

Catholic Pic May 2018-cover




Main Feature Pic May 2018

Paving the way towards 2020

Since Archbishop Malcolm McMahon announced plans for a 2020 Diocesan Synod in his Pastoral Letters in October and December 2017, you may be thinking, ‘It’s all gone a little bit quiet, what’s happening?’


Seaforth school achieves special award

A Sefton school has become the first mainstream setting in England to achieve an ‘ADHD Friendly School’ quality mark.

04 NEWS May 2018 Harry Knight Hospice Africa Pic

Harry, the 90-year-old volunteer

There was a surprise celebration at the Hospice Africa charity shop in Old Swan recently – and with good reason as it is not every day one of your staff turns 90.

2017 AdoremusLogo2018

Personal Vocation

In preparation for Adoremus, the National Eucharistic Congress and Pilgrimage, Father Joe Kendall is offering a series of reflections on Eucharistic themes.


St Annes Archbishop

St Anne’s welcomes Archbishop Malcolm for Easter play

Year 3 children from St Anne’s Primary School in Ormskirk were honoured to have a very important guest in the audience ....


Liverpool’s Walk

of Witness

Archbishop Malcolm McMahon, Bishop Paul Bayes and Merseyside’s Church Leaders led a Holy Saturday Walk of Witness from the Metropolitan ...

07 NEWS May 2018 Bishop Tom in Middlesbrough Pic

Bishop Tom in Middlesbrough

Bishop Tom Williams celebrated the Holy Week services at St Mary’s Cathedral, Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough this year.

Bishop Terry Drainey ...

08 NEWS May 2018 Mass of Chrism Pic

A diocesan celebration

Archbishop Malcolm celebrated the Mass of Chrism in the Metropolitan Cathedral on the Wednesday evening of Holy Week ...


New chapter opens for Bellerive

Bellerive FCJ Catholic College welcomed Bishop Tom Williams on 12 April for the opening of two new buildings ...

Cardinal heenan House Story Pic May 2018

Bringing a piece of magic to Cardinal Heenan House

The Dutch word ‘Tovertafel’ may not mean anything to your average resident of Roby Mill


Putting faith into action … with a First Aid course

By Rebecca Moss, aged 11, from St John the Evangelist parish, Burscough