Tags: "Bishop William Nolan"

14 Jan
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Catholics have a significant role to play in politics

Catholics have a significant role to play in politics In a time of considerable uncertainty and in an increasingly relativistic culture when many people of faith feel disconnected from society, I was delighted to read Bishop William Nolan’s call for ...

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21 Dec
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Memorial Mass marks 30th anniversary of Lockerbie bombing

Image: Shropshire Star   Memorial Mass marks 30th anniversary of Lockerbie bombing   On the 30th anniversary of the Lockerbie Air Disaster, Holy Trinity RC Church, Lockerbie will be open today (Friday 21 December) from 10am to allow visitors to ...

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12 Oct
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Appeal for Christian woman sentenced to death in Pakistan

  Appeal for Christian woman sentenced to death in Pakistan   The family of a Christian woman sentenced to death in Pakistan have appealed to Scottish Catholics for prayers. The husband and daughter of Asia Bibi (pictured), sentenced to death ...

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29 May
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Bishop calls on UK Government to sign and ratify Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Bishop calls on UK Government to sign and ratify Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons     Bishop William Nolan, Bishop of Galloway and President of the Justice and Peace Commission of the Bishops Conference of Scotland, has joined ...

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09 Jan
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Bishop William Nolan laments UK Government response to refugee crisis

Bishop William Nolan laments UK Government response to refugee crisis Bishop William Nolan of Galloway and President of the Scottish Justice and Peace Commission has expressed his disappointment at a “less than generous” response by the UK Government to the ...

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06 Dec
0

Scottish MP lodges motion noting Bishop William Nolan’s visit to Calais camp

Scottish MP lodges motion noting Bishop William Nolan’s visit to Calais camp Patrick Grady MP has lodged a motion in the UK Parliament recognising the recent visit to Calais by Bishop of Galloway, William Nolan. The motion, which is also ...

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01 Dec
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Bishops call on UK Government to help Calais migrants

Bishops call on UK Government to help Calais migrants From 27 – 30th November 2017 a delegation from Justice and Peace Scotland were guests of the Maria Skobtsova Catholic Worker House in Calais, France. Bishop William Nolan (President, and Bishop ...

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28 Nov
0

Parliamentary Motion recognises Justice and Peace delegation to Calais

Parliamentary Motion recognises Justice and Peace delegation to Calais Linda Fabiani, MSP for East Kilbride, has lodged a motion at the Scottish Parliament in recognition of the Scottish Justice and Peace delegation to Calais. The delegation, including William Nolan the ...

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27 Nov
0

Scottish Bishop to visit Calais migrant camp

Scottish Bishop to visit Calais migrant camp Bishop William Nolan, Bishop of Galloway, and President of Justice and Peace Scotland, will travel to Calais with Danny Sweeney, Justice and Peace Scotland’s Social Justice Co-ordinator, on 28th and 29th November, to ...

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