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Cardinal Vincent Nichols - Latest News

Mar 2, 2021 - 03:05 am .- An English cardinal on Monday welcomed a U.S. investigation into alleged labor abuses in the garment-making industry in the city of Leicester.
Feb 24, 2021 - 08:10 am .- An English cardinal called on Wednesday for “unambiguous legislation” to fight “hateful extremism” following a report arguing that gaps in U.K. law allow extremists to operate with impunity.
Feb 16, 2021 - 12:00 pm .- An English cardinal said on Saturday that the coronavirus pandemic is inspiring a “revival of prayer.” 
Feb 9, 2021 - 02:13 pm .- An English cardinal this week reflected on the life of St. Josephine Bakhita— who endured brutal slavery before entering religious life— and urged prayers and recognition for the many people worldwide who are enslaved.
Jan 20, 2021 - 02:00 pm .- Catholic bishops wrote to Britain’s Health Secretary on Wednesday, expressing concern about the plight of a Polish patient in a U.K. hospital.
Jan 19, 2021 - 07:20 am .- A Polish archbishop asked an English cardinal on Tuesday to intervene following a U.K. court ruling allowing the withdrawal of food and water from a practicing Catholic patient.
Nov 26, 2020 - 10:35 am .- Cardinal Vincent Nichols urged the U.K. government Thursday to reconsider a proposed cut to its foreign aid budget. 
Nov 20, 2020 - 01:00 pm .- Cardinal Vincent Nichols said Friday that he was committed to overseeing a major overhaul of safeguarding procedures in England and Wales following an independent report that sharply criticized his handling of abuse cases.
Nov 16, 2020 - 10:30 am .- Police halted a baptism in a Baptist church in London on Sunday, citing the country’s coronavirus restrictions that include bans on weddings and baptisms. The restrictions have been criticized by the Catholic bishops of England and Wales.
Nov 11, 2020 - 12:00 pm .- Catholic leaders promised to reform safeguarding procedures Tuesday following the publication of a highly critical independent report on child abuse within the Church in England and Wales.
Nov 7, 2020 - 12:00 pm .- On the eve of his 75th birthday, Cardinal Vincent Nichols cast his mind back to the day that he was installed as the archbishop of Westminster. 
Nov 5, 2020 - 06:00 am .- Bishops urged Catholics in England to join in a nationwide daily “moment of prayer” Wednesday as the country entered a second lockdown.
Nov 2, 2020 - 05:45 am .- Bishops in England have urged the government to permit Catholics to attend public Masses during a second nationwide lockdown beginning Thursday.
Jun 25, 2020 - 09:30 am .- England’s metropolitan archbishops urged Catholics Thursday to consider going to Mass during the week rather than on Sunday after public liturgies resume July 4. 
Jun 23, 2020 - 09:00 am .- An English cardinal welcomed the government’s decision Tuesday to permit the resumption of public Masses from July 4. 
Jun 12, 2020 - 06:30 am .- An English cardinal and the Archbishop of Canterbury have expressed their joint opposition to the potential annexation of West Bank territory.
Jun 9, 2020 - 08:30 am .- The Catholic Church in England and Wales has received a 1 million pound ($1.3 million) donation to fight poverty caused by the coronavirus pandemic. 
Jun 8, 2020 - 06:00 am .- A cardinal has thanked Catholics for their “patience” after the government permitted churches in England to reopen for private prayer from June 15, more than 80 days after they were forced to close due to the coronavirus pandemic. 
May 30, 2020 - 04:30 pm .- An English cardinal will ask Sunday why the government has failed to set a date for churches to reopen when it is lifting lockdown restrictions on car showrooms.
Apr 23, 2020 - 03:00 pm .- English Catholics must avoid “any sense of self-pity” over church closures, Cardinal Vincent Nichols said at a Mass honoring workers in hospitals and care homes.