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Sycamore: a new programme of evangelisation and catechesis for use in parishes, chaplaincies and schools

By Independent Catholic News on 29-Apr-15 20:42.

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(ICN) - Sycamore is a new programme of evangelisation and catechesis for use in parishes, chaplaincies, schools and other settings. It consists of ten films that explore some of the core questions often put to Christian believers:

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Women Entering UK Convents Hits 25 Year High

By CNN on 22-Mar-15 21:36.

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(CNN) The number of women entering convents in England and Wales has hit a 25-year high suggesting that religious life is an attractive choice for an increasing number of educated and dynamic young and older women.

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World Day of Prayer for Vocations

By National Office for Vocation UK on 21-Apr-15 21:39.

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This year, the World Day of Prayer for Vocation is on Sunday 26th April. The theme for this year's Vocation Sunday is" Exodus, a fundamental experience of vocation".

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Conference Focuses on Role of Women in Church

By Sarah Mac Donald - Catholic Ireland on 19-Apr-15 20:15.

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(Sarah McDonaldCI) - IIn a press statement issued at the conclusion of the conference, the international delegates said central to participants’ discussion was the role and full equality of women in Church life.

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Be Open to God's Voice

By Zenit on 17-Apr-15 07:16.

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Reflecting on the theme of dialoguing, the Pontiff said, "Obeying God means having the courage to change paths."

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Pope presides over Easter Vigil service amid martyr concerns

By Yahoo News UK on 04-Apr-15 22:36.

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(Yahoo News UK) - Pope Francis presided over the solemn Easter Vigil service Saturday night amid mounting Vatican concern for modern-day Christian martyrs whose deaths have dominated this Easter season.

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St Teresa of Avila can Help Renew Consecrated Life

By Catholic Ireland on 31-Mar-15 10:51.

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(CI) - Pope Francis has described the life of St Teresa of Avila as characterised by “total self-giving to God” and suggested that this “great treasure” could help renew consecrated life today.

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Ebola Epidemic Exposed Global Inaction

By Ann Marie Foley - Catholic Ireland on 26-Mar-15 17:17.

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New report 'Pushed to the Limit and Beyond' highlights the shortcomings of the global response to the Ebola crisis one year on. The Ebola outbreak got out of control because many institutions failed to respond and the result was both devastating and avoidable.

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New faith resources for people with learning disabilties

By Independent Catholic News on 23-Mar-15 22:36.

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(ICN) - Bishop Paul Hendriks celebrated the publication of Diana Klein's new book, Symbols of Faith. This is a vital resource that every parish should have for the faith formation and sacramental preparation of people with learning disabilities.

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International Vocation Conference - Statement of Delegates

By NRVC Website on 22-Mar-15 20:34.

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(NRVC) - Consecrated life at the very heart of the Church - Statement from the Delegates: In celebration of the Year of Consecrated Life, the National Religious Vocation Conference (NRVC) in the United States sponsored an international meeting of vocation ministers and religious leaders from across the Western world.

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St Brigid’s Way joins National Pilgrim Paths

By Ann Marie Foley - Catholic Ireland on 22-Mar-15 20:14.

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The Brigid’s Way Celtic Pilgrimage takes nine days and charts St Brigid’s journey from her birthplace and shrine in Faughart Co Louth to her Abbey, healing and garden wells in Kildare.

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Primate urges Church to Rekindle Missionary Zeal

By Sarah Mac Donald - Catholic Ireland on 18-Mar-15 20:02.

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Pope Francis, like St Patrick, is calling people of faith to be missionary and to go out to the peripheries, “accompanying the poor and the marginalised, touching lost lives with the fire of God’s love and mercy”, the Primate of All Ireland has said.

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The Ebola Emergency - News about our Centres in Liberia and Sierra Leone

By OH -FBF Website on 17-Mar-15 21:51.

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Just over seven months since the Ebola epidemic peaked in West Africa, overwhelming the whole health care system in the stricken countries – Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia, with a death toll of over 10,000 people – the Hospitaller Order has resumed its health care ministry on the behalf of the people of Sierra Leone and Liberia

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Vocations Conference at St Thomas More Language College

By National Office for Vocation UK on 10-Mar-15 23:27.

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The Chaplaincy of a Westminster secondary school organised a one day Conference for its students to celebrate the Year of Consecrated Life and to explore the call to vocation.

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Answer the call - Diocese faces challenge to recruit men, women to religious life

By Amy Erickson - Daily Sentinel on 08-Mar-15 21:46.

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(Amy Erickson - Catholic Sentinel) - Catholic Masses often include a prayer asking for men and women to enter into religious vocations. Men are needed to become priests and women to join religious orders in northwest Iowa and nationwide.

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