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Amazing Irish married couple

  With a total of 198 years between them, this elderly couple from Ireland has the right attitude toward life. In this six-minute video, Seán Máirtín, who is 101 years old, and his wife Caitlín, who is four years his junior, reflect on their marriage and how they coped with coron
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Precious time with elderly

Why spending time with elderly relatives has been so good for me Theresa Civantos Barber – published on 02/24/23 My grandma thanks me for our visits, but my children and I are the ones who benefit most from her time and presence. As we bustled around the house cleaning up and ge
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Lent course

A course for Lent. What do you believe? Sycamore is an informal course about the Christian faith and its relevance for life today. It gives you space to meet other people, share ideas, explore your beliefs, and think about questions that really matter. Each session involves a short fi
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Denying ourselves

What do we do when we deny  ourselves by Fr Luigi Maria Epicoco The Gospel answer isn’t what we think. “If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.”  Every time we read this passage we face the same temptation: thinki
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The synodal path

  The Synod 2021 – 2023 The title of the 2023 Synod of Bishops is “For a Synodal Church: Communion, Participation, Mission.”  But why has the Holy Father, Pope Francis called for the synodal process An explanation by the Roman Catholic Bishops of England and Wales   LI
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The Bible Timeline Course

The Bible Timeline Course Free of Charge Live and Life Changing. An 8-session course on Wednesdays, starting on Wed 7th April, 2021 at 7pm  Delivered by Catholic speaker Mauro Iannicelli through live-streamed talks which will include stimulating interaction. Grasp the Big Picture of t
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Year of St Joseph

St Joseph

  Three ways we wouldn’t have Jesus without St Joseph The above article is from the Aleteia website. ALETEIA ( is a Catholic social networking site that gathers together “seekers of the truth” to look for, share and disseminate the best answers to th
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Group thoughts on Covid19

Eltham group during lockdown by Margaret Culley Everyone everywhere has been very challenged by this global pandemic – the good news has been how scientists and doctors have been, and still are, working closely together to find ways to control/eradicate the virus. We’ve also been huge
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Catholic Women Praying Together

There will be a Mass offered by Rt Rev John Sherrington of the Westminster Diocese, for all young people at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Farm Street, London on 4 November  2020 at 11.00am.  After Mass, there will be a £25 buffet lunch.  Please look at the website above to
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40th Anniversary of Life Ascending

This should have been a year of celebration for Life Ascending, England. It is 40 years since the first groups were established in November 1980 and a number of events had been planned to mark this milestone. The Covid-19 virus pandemic was unforeseen and now all plans for a celebrati
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