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National novena for the rejection of 'assisted dying'

The Catholic Bishops' Conference has requested that Catholics pray a novena, in honour of St John…
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Fr David Palmer is appointed chaplain of Nottingham University

Following discussions with the university it has been decided that Fr Palmer will be allowed to…
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‘Lethal drugs are not the civilised solution for people seeking a peaceful death,’ says Bishop of Nottingham

The Bishop of Nottingham has spoken out against draft legislation and encourages everyone to attend…
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SVP calls for a million gestures of kindness

The St Vincent de Paul Society (SVP) is seeking a million gestures of kindness to address the trail…
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Post Lockdown Parish resources

We are delighted to present two resources for parishes - the first is a document with…
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Sea farers hit very badly by pandemic, says charity

The Catholic charity, Stella Maris, has appealed to Catholics to supports sea farers on Sea Sunday…
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Faith Communication in the Digital World Programme

Madeleine interviews Naomi Roberts, who recently visited the Vatican as part of her involvement in…
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Fr Anthony Franey - 60 Years of Service

The parish church was bursting at the seams, everyone eager to catch sight of the local lad.…
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Vacancies within the Diocesan Curia

Two vacancies in the Diocesan Curia
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Returning, Recovering, Renewing

Guidance for Parishes as Lockdown Eases
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The Bishop at S. Mary's primary school, Derby

"Bishop Patrick McKinney visited St Mary’s Catholic Voluntary Academy in Derby, on Tuesday April…
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'The blood of the martyrs inspires us to give our lives to Christ,' says Bishop Patrick

Bishop Patrick remembered the martyrdom of St Robert Lawrence and St John Houghton during a Mass on…
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