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HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Archbishop Malcolm has issued a statement following the death of Prince Philip and preached a homily during the Mass for the repose of his soul. Full Story

Easter message from Most Reverend Malcolm McMahon OP

Archbishop Malcolm reflects on the light we have seen through the darkness of the pandemic as well as on this now welcome time of reawakening for our country. Full Story

On a liturgical note: April 2021

Let us deepen our meetings with the Risen Christ though prayer and the sacraments so we can all the better be light-bearer to the communities in which we live. Full Story

Sunday thoughts: April 2021

Monsignor John Devine explains how lockdowns have afforded him a fresh appreciation of what is meant by the ‘Communion of Saints’. Full Story

Reflection: This is Holy Week

On Easter Sunday, we celebrate the victory of love and we pray that our hearts be open to that power, writes Father Chris Thomas. Full Story

Light of faith still shining in these challenging times

Animate team member Jonno reflects on the trials of the past year and finds reasons for cheer from his experience of working with young people in the diocese. Full Story

Christ the King's Everest challenge for Mrs Griffin

Pupils and staff of Christ the King Primary, Childwall have completed a virtual climb of Mount Everest to raise funds in memory of former head Kate Griffin. Full Story

Seafarers Centre calls for more funding for welfare support

A rise in reported suicides among seafarers has led the Liverpool Seafarers Centre to call for greater investment in shoreside support.
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Barclays boost for hospice as lottery appeal is launched

St Joseph’s Hospice in Thornton has secured a £100,000 grant from Barclays as part of the bank’s Covid-19 Community Aid package. Full Story

Skelmersdale school wins environmental sustainability award

St Richard's Primary in Skelmersdale has scooped a CAFOD 'LiveSimply' award for its efforts to reduce waste, recycle and improve the environment. Full Story