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Feast of the Exaltationof the Holy Cross 14 September

September 4, 2022

The Story of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Early in the fourth century, Saint Helena, mother of the Roman Emperor...Read more

The Church of Today and the Hope of Tomorrow

September 1, 2022

Post script

14 years on from the above article written in 2008 it appears quite prophetic. Progress has been made...Read more

The Nativity of The Blessed Virgin Mary

August 30, 2022

The Catholic Church celebrates today the birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary on its traditional fixed date of September 8, nine months after the...Read more

Archbishop Arthur Roche created Cardinal by Pope Francis

August 30, 2022

On Saturday, 27 August 2022, Archbishop Arthur Roche was one of 20 men created Cardinal by Pope Francis in St Peter’s Basilica....Read more

Bishop Lang calls for immediate release of detained Nicaraguan bishop

August 29, 2022

Bishop Declan Lang, Chair of the Bishops’ Conference Department for International Affairs, has commented on the situation in Nicaragua, where President Daniel Ortega’s Sandinista...Read more

Saint Bartholomew, Apostle

August 12, 2022

Saint Bartholomew's Story

In the New Testament, Bartholomew is mentioned only in the lists of the apostles. Some scholars identify him...Read more

Salisbury Foodbank July collection

August 9, 2022

Salisbury Foodbank. Thank you for your contributions to the July appeal. A record of 270kg was delivered to the Foodbank. This represents over...Read more

The Assumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary

August 8, 2022

On November 1, 1950, Pope Pius XII defined the Assumption of Mary to be a dogma of faith: “We pronounce, declare and define...Read more

Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross’ Story

August 1, 2022

A brilliant philosopher who stopped believing in God when she was 14, Edith Stein was so captivated by reading the autobiography of Teresa...Read more