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Gospel for Sunday 15 October

The parable of the great banquet in Matthew's Gospel reminds us how important it is to respond to Jesus's invitation and to live as he has shown us. Full Story

Mozart's Requiem at Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral

As part of the Cathedral jubilee, there will be a special performance of Mozart’s unfinished masterpiece – his Requiem – on 15 November. Full Story

Pastoral Letter: Sunday 1 October 2017

Read or listen to Archbishop Malcolm's Pastoral Letter for Sunday 1 October 2017, the 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Full Story

Farewell to a Cardinal with a human touch

Holiness, humility and humour defined Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, whose death last month prompted a flood of tributes. Full Story

Welcome to Animate 2017/18

Each autumn Animate Youth Ministries welcomes new gap year team members. Read on as the four new faces for 2017/18 make their introductions. Full Story

On a liturgical note: October

"Human life is surrounded by their watchful care." So says the Catechism about the angels of God, and October opens with their great feast. Full Story

Sunday thoughts: October

Read about a novena taking place in our diocese this month to Mary, Untier of Knots – a devotion of special significance to Pope Francis. Full Story

October at the Cathedral

Canon Anthony O'Brien relates what's happening at the Cathedral this month, including a talk by Father Martin Banni of the Iraqi diocese of Erbil. Full Story

Cathedral welcomes Fatima Pilgrim Virgin statue

For the centenary of Our Lady's apparitions at Fatima, Liverpool's Metropolitan Cathedral welcomed the National Pilgrim Virgin Statue on 6/7 October. Full Story

Father Gerald Hurst mourned

Father Gerald Hurst, who was the long-time parish priest at St Mary's, Castletown on the Isle of Man, died aged 88 in the 63rd year of his priesthood. Full Story