Seeds of Hope

CAFOD Volunteer Michael Walsh shares his experience of Harvest Fast Day Briefing.

CAFOD Westminster Volunteers at Harvest Fast Day Briefing

CAFOD Westminster Volunteers at Harvest Fast Day Briefing

The sixty people who took part in a CAFOD briefing for Harvest Fast Day 2017 on September 16 had their faith and hope affirmed by an account of heroism of a priest and a people. Continue reading

EVENT: Romero, El Salvador and Harvest Fast Day Briefing | Saturday 16 September

Join us this Saturday for an enlightening and informative Harvest Fast Day briefing!

Find out about Edelmira from El Salvador this Harvest Fast Day

Find out about Edelmira from El Salvador this Harvest Fast Day

You are invited to join us on Saturday 16 September at 10am – 12 noon for a talk by Clare Dixon from our Latin America team.

Clare has been playing a major part in CAFOD’s work to keep up work begun in Blessed Oscar Romero’s time to ensure that the voice of the poor and persecuted is not silenced in El Salvador.  This year is the 100th anniversary of the birth of Blessed Oscar who was martyred in March 1980, while he was Archbishop of El Salvador and Clare will talk about his legacy and present work there.  Harvest Fast Day will focus on Blessed Oscar and our current work in El Salvador. Continue reading

EVENT: Romero, El Salvador & Harvest Fast Day Meetings this September

Join us for our Romero, El Salvador & Harvest Fast Day meeting “We plant the seeds that one day will grow”

Harvest Fast Day 2017 - El Salvador

Harvest Fast Day 2017 – Edelmira from El Salvador

CAFOD would like you to join us one of our forthcoming Harvest Fast Day briefings on either Saturday 9   September or Saturday 16 September 2017

The meeting on 9 September at 10am will be held at Romero House, 55 Westminster Bridge Road, LambethSE1 7JB book via Eventbrite here

The meeting on the 16 September at 10am will be held here at the Oakwood, Volunteer Centre, North London, Church of Christ the King, 29 Bramley Road, London N14 4HE  book using Eventbrite here.

Both meetings will give an introduction to our work in El Salvador, which is the focus country this Harvest and will include a talk by Clare Dixon from our Latin America team. Clare has been playing a major part in CAFOD’s work to keep up work begun in Blessed Oscar Romero’s time to ensure that the voice of the poor and persecuted is not silenced in El Salvador. Continue reading