2015 October

13 October 2015
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On the Fringe Together

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Given that this is the first Ordinary Synod on Family since 1980, some of us decided to come out to Rome to stand on the fringes, […]


13 October 2015
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Can We Be Loving Parents Too?

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Following is the text of Bishop Peter Doyle’s intervention at the Ordinary Synod this week: Being part of my own family and ministering to […]


13 October 2015
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Let Us Be Taught By The Family

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Following is the text of Cardinal Vincent Nichols’ intervention at the Ordinary Synod last week: Most Holy Father, brothers and sisters in Christ. I wish to […]


12 October 2015
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Dignity in Mental Health – World Mental Health Day

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This year’s World Mental Health Day, celebrated on October 10th, is on the theme: Dignity in Mental Health. One in four adults and one […]


2 October 2015
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Memories of the World Meeting of Families 2015

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On Sunday 20th September a delegation of nine diocesan and national Marriage & Family Life Ministry representatives from England and Wales flew to Philadelphia for […]


2 October 2015
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I’ll Be There: Personal Reflections on Pope Francis in Philadelphia

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It was a whirlwind trip to the USA last week for Pope Francis and we followed his progress from Washington DC to New York […]


1 October 2015
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WMOF 2015: Personal Reflections on the Theological Pastoral Congress

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The Theological Pastoral Congress of the 8th World Meeting of Families was held from Tuesday 22nd to Friday 25th September at the Pennsylvania Conference […]