• Plymouth: Diocese welcomes new ecclesial community
    At a Mass of Thanksgiving celebrated at Sclerder Abbey on 28 August, the Rt Rev Mark O’Toole, the Bishop of Plymouth, welcomed the community of Chemin Neuf who have begun a foundation at the Abbey near Looe in Cornwall. Bishop Mark gave thanks for the life of prayer and service given by the Carmelite Community at Sclerder over many years and thanked God for
  • Summer of disasters leaves aid agencies dry
    As the number of disasters around the world rises, the lack of funds for humanitarian aid is exacerbating an already serious situation. Millions of people in Syria, Gaza, South Sudan and other conflict regions are waiting for help. The United Nations, the Red Cross and Médecins Sans Frontières are sounding the alarm about the lack of resources, Jos de Voogd
  • JCFL: An oasis of peace in the heart of London
    The next JCFL prayer vigil takes place on Thursday, 4 September at 7.30pm. The theme will be Duc in Altum (Put out into the Deep).  The evening of prayer and friendship for Christians of all traditions takes place in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Farm Street 114 Mount Street, London, W1K 3AH (nearest tubes - Bond Street, Green Park). The JCFL Pray