Supporting Ukrainian Seafarers
The war in Ukraine might be 1,500 miles away from the UK, but Stella Maris port chaplains, such as permanent deacon John Fogarty, who covers the Kent coast, have heard from seafarers of its terrible destruction and how it has ripped apart families.
21.06.22 #WorldMeetingof Families #Rome@Home #MarriageandFamilyLife
World Meeting of Families: 22-26 June 2022
The Tenth World Meeting of Families (WMF) celebrating family life is taking place between June 22-26. Its theme will be "Family Love: A Vocation and a Path to Holiness"
19.06.22 #ArchbishopWilsonatHMPBrixton #BrixtonPrison
Archbishop Wilson visits HMP Brixton with PACT
Archbishop Wilson is the Vice President of Pact, the national Catholic prisons charity. He recently visited Brixton prison in our Archdiocese and spent time in the chapel listening to a group of prisoners and offering them words of hope. He gave each a rosary and an individual blessing.
18.06.22 #EOHSJ #InvestitureMass ArchbishopWilson #Homily
ARCHBISHOP WILSON'S HOMILY: Investiture of Knights and Dames of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
During the Investiture of new Knights and Dame of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem in St George's Cathedral on Saturday 18th June, Archbishop Wilson offered the following Homily during Mass.
16.06.22 #DayforLife22 #CarefortheElderly
Day for Life 2022
Day for Life is the day in the Church’s year dedicated to raising awareness about the meaning and value of human life at every stage and in every condition. The Church teaches that life is to be nurtured from conception to natural death.
10.06.22 #PapalNuncio #NapierBarracks #Kent #AsylumSeekers #Refugees #Papal Blessing
Apostolic Nuncio brings Pope Francis' blessing to Asylum Seekers at Napier Barracks
On Wednesday 8th June 2022, Archbishop Claudio Gugerotti, Nuncio Apostolico to UK, came to visit Napier Barracks in Kent to present a Papal Blessing from Pope Francis to the residents of Napier Barracks.
08.06.22 #JusticeandPeace #NewMembers #Celebrating50Years
Justice and Peace Commission: New Members Required
The Archdiocese of Southwark Commission for Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) is looking for up to four new members. We all seek connection to our fellow Catholics and others around the world in a way that can help to build a sense of community at a time when there is uncertainty and confusion, to help bring people hope in times of struggle.
30.05.22 #QueenElizabethII #PlatinumJubilee
CBCEW Guide to the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II
The Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is being celebrated in 2022 in the Commonwealth to mark the 70th anniversary of her coronation on 2nd June 1953.
29.05.22 StGeorgesCathedral popejohnpaulii exhibition 40th AnniversaryMass
40th Anniversary Exhibition of the visit of Pope John Paul II, Mass and Papal Address
Between 28 May – 2 June 1982, Pope John Paul II visited the UK: it was the first time that a Bishop of Rome had set foot on British soil!
22.05.22 #ExtraordinaryMinistersofHolyCommunion #Eucharist #ArchdioceseofSouthwark
The Commissioning of Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
On Saturday 7th May the Archdiocese was pleased to resume the Commissioning Days for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion after an absence because of the Covid 19 pandemic
22.05.22 #Centra;Services #Administrator SE1Vacancy
VACANCY: Diocesan Central Services Administrator
Based in Bowen House SE1, we are looking for a full-time Administrator to support the work of a number of departments including (but not limited to) the Moderator of the Curia, HR/Payroll, Finance, Property and Fundraising.