Human Slavery and Trafficking

One of the themes of this weekend’s Day for Life is the terrible and worsening incidence of human slavery and trafficking in this country. The churches have recently taken a very practical initiative in relation to something many of us do frequently – getting our cars washed. Our archbishop has

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Urgent Request for Foodbank Supplies

We have received an urgent request from the Living Well Foodbank. Supplies are very low. Each week they provide 160 bags of food to people in Penge and surrounding areas. They urgently need donations of tinned goods: tinned meat, baked beans, soups, tinned vegetables (carrots, sweetcorn, mixed veg), tinned fruit, UHT

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From Archbishop Peter…

Archbishop Peter has asked that all Southwark parishioners are made aware of these websites: The Diocesan Adoremus web page The Adoremus pages of the Bishops’ Conference Please do take a look at them. A number of links to other websites can be found on the Resources Page of our website.  

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Parking – PLEASE DON’T DO IT

People parking their vehicles on the forecourt without the express permission of the priests are continuing to cause problems. Our priests are frequently called out to administer the Sacrament of the Sick to the dying. A delay can mean they arrive too late. If you park on the drive YOU could

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Catholic History Walks in London

Learn some of the Catholic history of London. Join one of the summer evening walks in June and July. Visit some of the beautiful pre-reformation churches in the City or walk through the West End and learn about the development of Catholic London, or visit Britain’s only Catholic university, St

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Protecting Your Data at St. Edmund’s

New data protection laws came into effect on Friday. Our implementation of ChurchSuite, a church management computer system (which replaced our old paper based census) allows us to communicate with you in a more secure way. Please be assured that we only use your data to contact you with St Edmund’s news

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Life in the Spirit Friday Prayer Meeting

This Friday as always on the last Friday of the month some of us gather together for our prayer meeting which is held at No 11 Village Way. You are warmly invited to join us for PRAYER, PRAISE and sharing GOD’S WORD, from which Words of Knowledge and Prophesy may

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Visit to the Shrine of Julian of Norwich

A few of us from the meditation group will be travelling to Norwich on Friday 8 June to visit the shrine of Julian of Norwich and discover more about the life and writings of this great medieval English mystic. We will take part in a silent prayer meeting in her cell during the morning and enjoy some

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