John Mooney RIP

CAFOD is sad to report the death of John Mooney, a CAFOD volunteer who sadly passed away on Friday 26 May.

John Mooney with Mariantha Fomenky celebrating the Live Simply award

We remember John Mooney, may he rest in peace.

We remember CAFOD Volunteer John Mooney, as he is welcomed into the heavenly city of the Lord.

John has been a volunteer in Westminster for almost 15 years both in West Green Parish and the Haringey Deanery. He was instrumental in making his Parish the first Live Simply Parish in the Diocese.

His funeral will be held on Monday 19 June at 9.15am, at St John Vianney RC Church, 4 Vincent Road, West Green, London N15 3QH.

See recent our blog about John where we celebrated the support he offered to CAFOD over the years: John Mooney Blog.

God Bless him and his family.

Volunteer Experience: Meet CAFOD Volunteer John Mooney

Meet CAFOD Volunteer, John Mooney, who has been instrumental in campaigning against Poverty and Injustice!

John Mooney attending the Climate for Justice campaign march

John Mooney attending the Climate for Justice campaign march with Tony Sheen, Kathleen Nyland and Rosemary Dalton

John has been an active Campaign Volunteer both in his own Parish of St John Vianney, West Green Road , Tottenham as well as in neighbouring Parishes in the Haringey Deanery over 13 years.

John has done great work making his own Parish the first live simply parish in the Diocese back in 2013, check out our blog! Continue reading

A year of Live Simply at St John Vianney, West Green

Thank you to the Parish of St John Vianney, West Green for the ongoing commitment to Live Simply.

Though 2016 has drawn to a close, the parish of St John Vianney have continued their great work and commitment to Live Simply.

CAFOD BBC filming of Live Simply at St John Vianney

BBC filming of Live Simply at St John Vianney

In 2015 the parish organised:

  • Installed a Bicycle Rack
  • CAFOD ‘Turn up save lives’ in Houses of Parliament 0.7% GDP to overseas development March 2015
  • BBC filming of Live Simply at St John Vianneys

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