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Lourdes at Home 2021

The Lourdes at Home Pilgrimage is taking place from Sunday 25 July to Friday 30 July, with two celebrations per day at venues around the Archdiocese.  Full Story

Synod 2020 update: July 2021

This summary of the next stages of the Synod process follows the July meeting between the Archbishop, his council and the pastoral plan group. Full Story

Canon Thomas Neylon named Auxiliary Bishop of Liverpool

Pope Francis has appointed Canon Thomas Neylon to be Bishop of Plestia and Auxiliary Bishop of Liverpool. Read Archbishop Malcolm McMahon's statement. Full Story

Canon Thomas Neylon on his appointment

'I find peace in accepting the appointment from a trust that the Lord has placed in me.' Canon Thomas Neylon on being appointed Auxiliary Bishop. Full Story

Pastoral Letter for Sunday 27 June 2021

Read, download or listen to Archbishop Malcolm's Pastoral Letter for Sunday 27 June 2021, the Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. Full Story

Archbishop's notes: July 2021

Archbishop Malcolm thanks God for the gift of live-streaming but explains precisely why there is no substitute for the Eucharist itself. Full Story

Cathedral on look-out for budding choristers

Summer term is traditionally recruitment time for Cathedral director of music Dr Christopher McElroy – and he explains how the process works. Full Story

Young people answer Confirmation call

Father Simon Gore has taken heart from the number of applicants for Confirmation across the Archdiocese as the late-June deadline for registration approaches. Full Story

Father Gabriel Romanelli: Tending to his troubled flock

Father Gabriel Romanelli, who has spent 25 years in the Middle East, offers a flavour of his extraordinary existence as a parish priest in the Gaza Strip. Full Story

'Our house shook like an earthquake'

The Christian community in the Gaza Strip was not spared the effects of the latest outbreak of conflict between Israel and Hamas, as Sr Nabila Saleh explains. Full Story