Pope Paul Primary support CAFOD through prayer and fundraising!

Thank you Pope Paul primary school for supporting CAFOD!

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CAFOD Volunteer Rose-Marie with Pope Paul primary students

Pope Paul Primary School, Potters Bar welcomed CAFOD school volunteer Rose-Marie to talk about CAFOD’s work in Zimbabwe and the importance of a healthy diet for all.

This Lent, CAFOD is working to combat malnutrition in Zimbabwe by providing seeds and farming training for families and communities so that everyone in the community has enough to eat. Worldwide, one in nine people regularly go hungry. Malnutrition kills almost three million children a year. Even for a child who survives malnutrition, their growth can be stunted, and it can cause irreversible damage to mental development. Continue reading

CAFOD Westminster Memorial Mass 2017

Thoughts from Sister Carmel Ring, office volunteer.

It was with a feeling of great joy that I came away from the CAFOD special Mass of Remembrance, celebrated annually for our deceased members of staff, volunteers, supporters and their families and friends.  

Group With Westminster Memorial Book

Group With Westminster Memorial Book

Father Sebastian, the Provincial Superior of the Chemin Neuf Community officiated.  We were very touched when in his homily on the talents he compared the CAFOD workers to the faithful and wise servants who invested the talents entrusted to them in the service of their master, for that is what CAFOD members do, by devoting their time and talents to the betterment of their less privileged brothers and sisters in the developing world.              Continue reading

Easter Prayer

Celebrate Easter with this Easter Prayer.

CAFOD Romero Cross with CAFOD Candle

Pray and reflect with CAFOD this Easter

Almighty God, on this day when we remember and celebrate your resurrection, your triumph over death, inspire us to reach out to others, sharing your joy and your hope. Let us pray for the flourishing of all your creation.
Amen.

Check out our Lent Calendar for more prayer and reflection inspiration.