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Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster.

English cardinal to grant faculties to priests fulfilling conditions of Traditionis custodes

Jul 23, 2021

By CNA Staff

Many priests in Westminster diocese have requested faculties. Read more

Baby Feet. Credit: Morgan via Flickr (CC BY 2.0).

‘Major victory’ for pro-lifers as attempt to introduce abortion up to birth in England and Wales fails

Jul 5, 2021

By CNA Staff

“This would have left England and Wales with one of the most extreme abortion laws in the world.” Read more

Pro-lifers oppose amendment seeking to introduce abortion up to birth in England and Wales

Jul 1, 2021

By CNA Staff

If passed, the amendment would mark “the single biggest change to abortion legislation since 1967.” Read more

Record number of abortions recorded in England and Wales in 2020

Jun 15, 2021

By CNA Staff

The statistics showed that 3,083 abortions took place on grounds of disability. Read more

Catholic bishops urge parishes in England and Wales to reach out to ‘COVID curious’

Apr 23, 2021

The bishops say that a new group of people has discovered the Church via the internet amid the pandemic. Read more

The Standing Together to stop knife crime rally in London, April 6, 2019.

Cardinal Nichols urges 'a sense of belonging' to counter knife crime

Apr 8, 2019

At a ecumenical rally to call for an end to knife crime, the Archbishop of Westminster on Saturday challenged the... Read more