Ephatta – The Christian Hospitality Network

“Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares” (Heb 13:2). This verse from the Bible inspired the founders of Ephatta, a free online Christian hospitality platform (en.ephatta.com) …

Rite of Election 2016

On the Sunday 14th February at 3pm, Archbishop George Stack, formally welcomed groups of people, who wish to enter into full communion, with the Catholic Church to the Mother church of the Diocese for the Annual Rite of Election …

Towards a Culture of Safeguarding

As part of the ongoing commitment to ensuring the safety of children and vulnerable adults within the Church, the Catholic Safeguarding Advisory Service in association within EduCare have produced a free of charge e-learning package for safeguarding.

Archbishop Records Reflection on Lent

Earlier today Archbishop George Stack took the time to reflect upon the history and significance of the Season of Lent. As we start our pilgrimage through this season, the Archbishop invites us to journey deeper into this season.

Archbishop Leads Celebration for the Sick

On Saturday 13th February, Archbishop George Stack celebrated the Annual Mass for the Sick with Anointing at St David’s Cathedral, Cardiff. The Annual World Day of Prayer for the Sick occurs on the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes (11th February), and the Diocese celebrates its Mass for the Sick on the nearest Saturday.

Lent takes on Deeper Significance this Jubilee Year

The Season of Lent is a great penitential pilgrimage of 40 days through the wilderness, accompanying the Lord on his journey of preparation for the ultimate journey to Calvary and Easter Day. The Cross itself is rightly called the ‘Throne of Mercy’ on which Jesus died for our sake and the gates of paradise were opened to us once more. We didn’t warrant or merit any grace given to us in this saving act, the gift is freely given by a loving, merciful Father who desires that we enter an eternal Communion of love with himself …

100 Years and Counting

After much preparation and anticipation, Centenary Day has finally arrived here in the Archdiocese of Cardiff. Exactly 100 years ago today Pope Benedict XV erected …

Diocesan Centenary Celebrations begin in prayerful manner

February 7th 2016 is a significant date for the Archdiocese of Cardiff as we celebrate the centenary of the founding of our Diocese. On this date …

Lenten Station Masses

The upcoming Lenten Station Masses for the diocese will be held at the following locations all begining at 7pm and should last an hour.

Newman Hall – Officially Opened

On Saturday 30th January 2016 the Chaplain and students at the Cardiff University Catholic Chaplaincy played host to Archbishop George Stack, the First Minister of Wales and other invited guests for the official opening of their new home at Nazareth House in Cardiff.