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Archbishop Longley and Fr Oakley (Photo: Peter Jennings)

Fr David Oakley is named as the new rector of St Mary’s College, Oscott

Archbishop Mennini celebrates Mass at Feltham (Photo: Mazur/

Archbishop Mennini celebrated Mass for inmates at Feltham Young Offenders Institution yesterday

A 'Gala Berlin' carriage, made around 1825 during the pontificate of Pope Leo XII (Photo: CNS)

Exhibition includes the jeep Blessed Pope John Paul II was travelling in when he was shot and an immense horse-drawn carriage made in 1826

The newly restored St Raphael's church in Kingston, southwest London (Photo: Mazur/

St Raphael’s church in Kingston, southwest London, is consecrated for the first time after a 10-year restoration programme

Bishop Drainey at Beverley Minster, which was built in 1425, before the Reformation

Bishop Drainey marked 50th anniversary of school with Mass at Beverley Minster in Yorkshire

Fr John Hunwicke is ordained at the Oxford Oratory (Photo:

Blogger ordained a Catholic priest

Fr John Hunwicke, distinguished scholar and blogger, was ordained by Bishop William Kenney on Wednesday

Cardinal Kurt Koch and Dr Rowan Williams attend the service in Canterbury

Pilgrims honour Anglo-Saxon martyr

Christians mark the millennium of the martyrdom of St Alphege

Cardinal Keith O’Brien presides at the ordination ceremony at St Mary’s Cathedral  (Photo: Paul McSherry)

Mgr Stephen Robson was ordained auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh on June 9

Artist Tessa Hunkin puts a finishing touch to the mosaic  (Photo: Hackney Council)

Mosaicist unveils new work

A mosaic artist who spent 10 years decorating Westminster Cathedral has unveiled a new work made by people recovering from drug abuse and mental health problems

Archbishop Nichols at one of the Masses (Photo: Mazur)

Archbishop Vincent Nichols celebrates two Masses to mark the culmination of a charity’s Lenten appeal