Beware of “self-pity” over church closures, warns cardinal

Posted on: 23 April 2020

English Catholics must avoid “any sense of self-pity” over church closures, Cardinal Vincent Nichols said at a Mass honouring workers in hospitals and care homes.

Pope Francis' Message for Earth Day

Posted on: 22 April 2020

Pope Francis gave this Message for Earth Day during the General Audience, streamed from the Library of the Apostolic Palace yesterday. Wednesday, 22 April 2020.

Walsingham 2020 will be the 75th anniversary of the UCM Pilgrimage

Posted on: 09 March 2020

Pilgrimage, let’s make it a special one with everyone wearing a yellow rose, button hole. This year, unfortunately our President, Margaret McDonald, was unable to be with us. She was greatly missed.

World Union of Catholic Women's Organisations Meeting with Pope Francis

Posted on: 10 January 2020

We thank Pope Francis for granting a private audience to the WUCWO authorities, who were received in his library on 10 January 2020. The meeting, which lasted approximately 40 minutes, made it possible to express gratitude, on behalf of the 8 million members of our organisations, for the delicate and frequent attention the Holy Father gives to women, particularly the most vulnerable, throughout the world.

Whom or what is ‘Catholic Women Praying Together’?

Posted on: 18 December 2019

It is a new organisation, supported by the Association of Catholic Women, the Catholic Women’s League, Ladies of the Ordinariate, Life Ascending and The Union of Catholic Mothers.