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Manna from Heaven, Illustration in The Crusader Bible, France, Paris, 1240 © The Morgan Library & Museum, New York
Today’s Gospel in Art – I am the bread of life
Gospel of 28th April 2020 – John 6:30-35The people said to Jesus, ‘What sign will you give to show us that we should believe in you? What work will yo…  Read More


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Polish missionaries launch emergency Covid-19 appeal
Responding to the appeal of the Holy Father to create an international emergency fund to help people in the mission territories affected by the Covid …  Read More


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Bishops of Asia join calls for global ceasefire
The Bishops of Asia have joined the call of the United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres and Pope Francis, for a global ceasefire in the fac…  Read More


Pope prays for artists and the grace of creativity
During Mass at Casa Santa Marta on Monday morning, Pope Francis paid tribute to artists who through their capacity for beauty and creativity can help …  Read More


Catholic Charities chief opposes Trump immigration ban
Last Thursday President Trump announced that he was suspending all immigration to the US for 60 days. On Twitter he cited “the attack from the invisib…  Read More


Remembering Sister Ita: tips for organising
Saidul Saeed from Citizens UK in Birmingham writes:A year ago, today, we lost our rock: Sister Ita Keane (1945-2019) to a tragic road traffic accident…  Read More
Saint of the Day

Saint Of The Day
St Peter Chanel and St Louis de Montfort
St Peter Chanel was born in 1804 near Cras in France. His parents were peasants. His parish priest, the Abbe Trompier, took him on as a pupil because …  Read More
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