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England to be re-dedicated as the “Dowry of Mary” amidst coronavirus pandemic

Vatican News has this news here.

Mass and services available online in the diocese of Lancaster at…

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Liturgical Decree for the Diocese of Lancaster issued by Bishop Paul Swarbrick

Prayers supplied by the Liturgy Office of the CBCEW used during COVID-19

Perfect Contrition and Spiritual Communion 

Diocesan Lead/Coordinator for the Coronavirus: Canon Paul Embery phone 01229 582205 or 07842660891


Mass and services available on line in the diocese of Lancaster at:

• Our Lady & St Michael, Workington, has a live feed at (enter Workington in the search button)

• Our Lady of Furness, Barrow


CBCEW: Resources for reflection and prayer during Coronavirus

ICN has this piece here.

Despite opposition, abortion is now legal in Northern Ireland

Crux has this news here.

Pope’s special Urbi et Orbi blessing: full text + video link

ICN has this piece here.

Argentina’s president calls in priests to help prepare slums for COVID-19

Crux has this news here.

Manchester, U.K: Thousands watch, but only dozens attend episcopal ordinations in England

Crux has this story here.

How CRS is helping refugees amid coronavirus

CNA has this story here.

Covid-19: London charity makes drastic adaptations to support vulnerable families

ICN has this news here.

USCCB liturgy chair: No cell phones for confession, no delegation of sacramental anointing

CNA has this news here.