I want an intelligent, well-instructed laity... You ought to be able to bring out what you feel and what you mean, as well as to feel and mean it

I want an intelligent, well-instructed laity… You ought to be able to bring out what you feel and what you mean, as well as to feel and mean it

John Henry Newman didn't find his way straight to Catholicism.  At school he became an evangelical Calvinist and later an Anglican priest. It wasn't until he was 45 that he became Catholic. It was a brave move, as anti-Catholicism had been central to British culture since the sixteenth-century

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CAFOD needs you!

CAFOD needs you!

CAFOD is currently seeking to enhance the ways it connects with younger Catholics to ensure its vision and activities remain sustainable well into the future. They are looking to recruit young adults to take part in some market research CAFOD is currently carrying out. CAFOD is keen that its cro

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Huge apology!

It seems some seo scoundrels have been spamming this site with junk posts and it's kind of slipped under the radar. We're on this now and trying to clean it down, but with 27,000 junk posts that may take some time. We'll be more vigilant in future!! In the mean time, sorry and please bear with us!

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Prayer for Life‏

Prayer for Life‏

Hi everyone! Happy Easter! Please pray for a culture of life throughout the Easter season.  I also invite you to join the Catholic Youth Pro-Life forum facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/289657211105860/. This is a great new facebook group where young Catholics can discuss life eth

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Holy Week Cross Walk Sunday 1st – Thursday 5th April

Holy Week Cross Walk Sunday 1st – Thursday 5th April

Places are still available on the Loyola Hall Jesuit Spirituality Centre Cross Walk in Holy Week. Join other young adults in carrying a cross through the countryside and towns of Cheshire and Merseyside. Grow in a sense of companionship with Christ and with one another as you walk the ten or so

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Youth Matters at the Cathedral Parish Review

Youth Matters at the Cathedral Parish Review

On Friday 14th October, the Cathedral had its Parish review. It revolved around different discussions taking place at different tables. Perhaps not suprisingly, most of the TnTers ended up at the "Parish Youth" discussion table. By the end of the evening we had come up with with some new and exci

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Thy Space Saturday 13 November

Hi All! As mentioned in Channings, some of us are planning to go to the Thyspace retreat on Sat 13 November: But they do need to know numbers..... http://www.cliftondiocese.com/Thyspace-Retreatno11 More details below: If you do decide to join us, you will need to let the Nuns know that

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Tinker, Tailor, Turkey, Dud.

Tinker, Tailor, Turkey, Dud.

After Thursday’s splendid ‘Theology of the Body’ meeting, this film came up in conversation, so i thought i’d submit a little review. I was looking forward to it, as the newspapers had raved about it, but actually it’s just another run-of-the-mill John Le Carre adaptation. A tip for hi

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Do you know of any news that might be of interest?

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Theology of the Body

Theology of the Body

In our first article in this series we said that our bodies “speak a language” precisely by the fact that our bodies are gendered. It is the language of “gift.” Being able to read the “language of our bodies” helps men and women to understand “why” they are male and female which in t

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