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The New Evangelization of Hearts and Minds – Archbishop Bernard Longley Interview with Zenit in Rome

Peter Jennings writes: The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, a Synod Father and Relator of English Language Working Group B, at the XIII Ordinary General Assembly for the New Evangelization, gave an exclusive interview to Ann Schneible, a […]

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Don Maclean, Commedian and Broadcaster Invested as a Knight of the Pontifical Equestrian Order of Pope Saint Sylvester

Don Maclean, comedian, broadcaster and pantomime dame extraordinaire, was invested as a Knight of the Pontifical Equestrian Order of Pope St Sylvester by Archbishop Bernard Longley

The Influence of Blessed John Henry Newman is Felt Today says Archbishop Longley during Easter Vigil Homily

The Most Reverenced Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, was the Principal Celebrant at the 8pm Easter Vigil where he blessed the new fire and lit the

Requiem Mass for Father Gregory Winterton Followed by Burial at Rednal

In an atmosphere of great warmth but much sadness, and in defiance of the drizzle outside, Father Paul Chavasse was the principal celebrant at the Requiem

Father Gregory Winterton Reception of Body into the Oratory Church, Birmingham

The body of Father Gregory Winterton, who died peacefully in the care of the Little Sisters of the Poor in Harborne, on Wednesday 18 January 2012,

Father Gregory Winterton, 9 July 1922 – 18 January 2012, RIP

My very dear friend Father Gregory Winterton, former Provost of the Birmingham Oratory and champion of the Cause for the beatification of Cardinal John Henry Newman,

Oratory Funeral for Geoff Jones, Stalwart of the Catholic Church in Birmingham

Bishop Philip Pargeter was the principal celebrant at the Requiem Mass for Geoff Jones, at the Birmingham Oratory, on Wednesday 26 October 2011.

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Kevin Caffrey Awarded Benemerenti Medal after 20 Years as Director of Father Hudson’s Society

Archbishop Bernard Longley was the chief celebrant and preacher at a Mass of Thanksgiving and farewell to mark the retirement of Kevin Caffrey after 20 years

Dr Patricia Crosby Invested as a Dame of the Pontifical Order of Pope St Sylvester, by Archbishop Longley

Dr Patricia Sabina Crosby was invested as a Dame of the Pontifical Order of Pope St Sylvester, by Archbishop Bernard Longley, during a memorable special Mass

“‘Cor ad Cor Loquitur” – “Heart speaks unto heart” – Homily by Canon Gerry Breen, St Chad’s Cathedral, 9 October 2011

Homily given by Canon Gerry Breen, Dean of the Metropolitan Cathedral & Basilica of St. Chad, Birmingham, at Mass for the Investiture of Dr Patricia Sabina Crosby  as