Oils Blessed At Chrism Mass

Bishop Terry consecrated the holy oils to be used throughout our diocese during the year in the moving Chrism Mass at St Mary’s Cathedral. The ancient ceremony takes place in cathedrals around the world at the beginning of Holy Week. The bishop was joined by priests...

Tributes Paid To Much-Loved Priest

Tributes have been paid to a much-loved priest whose ministry included service in Middlesbrough, Hull and East Cleveland. Canon Bill Madden (left) died at the age of 81 in Conna Nursing Home in County Cork, Ireland, on Monday April 10. He was born on May 9 1935 in...

Fatima Pilgrimage Begins At Westminster

  The programme for the World Apostolate of Fatima National Pilgrim Virgin statue’s visitations to the cathedrals of England and Wales, including Middlesbrough, is underway. Cardinal Nichols received, blessed and crowned the statue at a packed Westminster Cathedral....