Pilgrims prepare for Holy Week walk

This Easter, pilgrims will once again embark on a Holy Week pilgrimage; eleven groups from different starting points will each carry a cross, arriving in Walsingham on Good Friday. Laura Mitcham from Student Cross explains how the Diocese of Westminster can get involved.

UK Parliament to go red for #RedWednesday

The Houses of Parliament in Westminster are to be floodlit red for #RedWednesday, the initiative which calls on people to shine a light on persecution and stand up for faith and freedom.

Get ready to light up red

More than 30 cathedrals, churches and schools from the west coast of Scotland to the south coast of England have so far pledged to take part in #RedWednesday as the UK prepares to stand up for faith and freedom.

Why do Catholics pray to Mary?

A common misconception amongst non-Catholics is that Catholics pray to Mary like she is a deity, in the same way that the ancient Greeks prayed to the goddess Athena, or Hindus pray to Shiva. Here, Mairead explains why Catholics pray to Jesus’ mother.