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Auxiliary Bishop Alan Hopes of Westminster

Bishop Alan Hopes confirms that the new structure is open to all Anglican converts

Catholic education chief steps down

Catholic Education Service confirms resignation of Oona Stannard, director for 12 years

Bishop Patrick O’Donoghue says that Christians must not ‘airbrush’ historical divisions

Paul de Guibert was named the seventh Boy Bishop of Chavagnes, following a 
medieval custom that the college has revived  (Photo: Anthony Talbot)

Chavagnes pupil heads to the Fens

Pupil at Chavagnes International College in France is offered a place to study Mathematics at Cambridge at the age of just 15

Phil Leonard, pictured in the blue jumper, returns to Stonyhurst                                                Photo: Dawn Johnson

Former Stonyhurst pupil returns to school to talk about his work for the charity Jubilee Campaign

Baroness Scotland (Mazur/

Ex-Attorney General steps down after less than a year in role

Mgr Keith Newton (Mazur/

Mgr Keith Newton says that new groups will join at Easter

The founding members of the world’s first personal ordinariate are ordained at Westminster Cathedral on January 15 2011                     Mazur/

We’ve felt the joy of coming home

On the first anniversary of the creation of the personal ordinariate 10 members describe their poignant journey to full communion

Dr Petroc Willey has been appointed as consultor to the Pontifical Council for Evangelisation (Józef Łopuszyński)

Pope Benedict XVI has appointed Dr Petroc Willey as a consultor to the Pontifical Council for Promoting the New Evangelisation

Schoolchildren from Yorkshire help out on last year’s pilgrimage     Photo:Victoria Taylor

Society celebrates 100 years

The Society of Our Lady of Lourdes, a national pilgrimage charity, is celebrating a milestone in its history this year