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Cardinal Newman Prayer Recited at Lady Thatcher Funeral Service by the Archbishop of Canterbury

By Peter Jennings in St Paul’s Cathedral The well-known prayer by Blessed John Henry Newman, beginning “May he support us all the day long,” was recited by Archbishop Justin Welby, the recently installed Archbishop of Canterbury, before he gave the […]

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Pope Francis has Appointed a Group of Cardinals to Advise him on Reform of the Roman Curia

Two Cardinals Appointed by Pope Francis to Advice on Reform of the Curia, at Australian Ambassador to the Holy See Reception

Archbishop of Birmingham Reiterates the Catholic Church’s Opposition to Same-Sex Marriage.

The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, used the occasion of the annual Easter Monday Men's Mass, at the Metropolitan Cathedral and Basilica of St

“We Must Witness the Truth of Christ’s Rising from the Dead” – Archbishop Longley during the Easter Vigil.

The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, said during his Easter Vigil homily: “It is significant that we have not stayed at home tonight as

Prayers for Pope Francis and New Archbishop of Canterbury at the Conclusion of Good Friday Walk of Witness in Birmingham.

Archbishop Bernard Longley accompanied by Bishop David Urquhart, the Anglican Bishop of Birmingham, led the annual Good Friday Walk of Witness through the streets of Birmingham

“We are United with Christians who Suffer because of their Faith in the Cross” – Archbishop Longley during Good Friday Liturgy.

The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, celebrated and preached at the 3pm Good Friday Liturgy, held at the Metropolitan Cathedral and Basilica of St

“The Washing of Feet by Jesus Demonstrates the Radical Nature of his Service” – Archbishop Longley, Mass of the Lord’s Supper.

The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, was the Principal Celebrant and Preacher at the Mass of the Lord’s Supper, held at the Metropolitan Cathedral

“The Church is in Constant Need of Purification and Renewal” – Archbishop Longley at Chrism Mass

The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, was the Principal Celebrant and Preacher at the Chrism Mass, held at the Metropolitan Cathedral and Basilica of

“We Thank God for the Witness and Ministry of Pope Benedict” – Archbishop Bernard Longley

The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, celebrated a special Mass of Thanksgiving for Pope Benedict XVI, on the Feast of the Chair of St