Cafod Lent appeal reaches £5m target
CAFOD’s Lent appeal has reached its target of £5 million, a figure that will be matched by the Goverment. Ian Farthing, head of fundraising at the charity, praised the “generous donations” of the public, which will help many people “rebuild their lives after disasters”.
Hiroshima victims commemorated
Pax Christi members will commemorate the anniversaries of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki nuclear bombings next month at cathedrals across England.
Thanksgiving Mass for Oscar Romero
A national thanksgiving Mass to celebrate the life of Oscar Romero will be held on August 15 in St George’s Cathedral, Southwark.