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Frequent reception of Eucharist can help us to become saints, says Bishop at Chrism Mass

  Frequent reception of Holy Communion and recourse to the Sacrament of Reconciliation are vital in the quest for holiness, the Rt Rev. Mark Davies, the Bishop of Shrewsbury, has said at the annual Chrism Mass. In his homily, the […]

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Catholics urged to ‘to mobilise’ against threat of assisted suicide in Guernsey

  The Bishop of Portsmouth has urged the Catholics of Guernsey to vigorously oppose a move to legalise assisted suicide there. In a letter read out on Palm Sunday, Bishop Philip Egan appealed to Catholics “to mobilise” to “overturn this […]

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Easter edition of the Shrewsbury Catholic Voice in parishes this Sunday

  The Easter 2018 edition of the Shrewsbury Catholic Voice will be on sale in parishes throughout the Diocese over the Easter weekend. The Shrewsbury Catholic Voice is also available by subscription. For further details please contact Pauline McCulloch at […]

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Christianity could vanish from Iraq without urgent help to re-settle refugees, says priest

  Christianity will be reduced to a token presence in Iraq – unless more families are given aid to return to their villages on the Nineveh Plains, according to a priest helping them home. Father Salar Kajo of the Churches’ […]

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Cardinal Nichols warns teachers against embracing the ‘ideology of gender’

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has said that schoolchildren must accept the gender into which they were born if they are to be truly happy. Entering the debate on the “ideology of gender” publicly for the first time, Cardinal Nichols suggested that […]

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Statement on Final Report of Review of Events at St Ambrose College

  Diocese reaffirms total commitment to safeguarding in wake of Alan Morris report   March 9th 2018 A spokesman for the Diocese of Shrewsbury said: “The Diocese welcomes the ‘Final Report of the Independent Review of Events at St Ambrose […]

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