Volunteers from the Westminster Diocese are joining thousands of others to help complete a 24,900-mile walk around the world in solidarity with refugees.
On 15 May, a group of walkers embarked on a three-week journey to walk over 150 miles around the London loop as part of CAFOD’s Share the Journey campaign.
Day 1: Elstree to Cockfosters, Ann Milner and John Scott from Hitchin Parish and Laura, Jane and Chris Ouseley
Ann Milner, who organised the walk, said: “As a contribution to CAFOD’s campaign, the parish of Our Lady Immaculate and St Andrew, Hitchin is organising a pilgrimage around the London Outer Orbital Path, known as the LOOP, consisting of a series of prayerful day walks taking place between May and June 2018.”
The first day’s walk began at Elstree and finished 11 miles later in Cockfosters. Continue reading
Go Loopy to Share the Journey.
Pope Francis has launched Share the Journey, a new global campaign to stand up for the rights of refugees and migrants. In support of this initiative, CAFOD is asking its supporters to help to walk 24,901 miles – the distance around the whole world!
Share the Journey
See CAFOD’s website for more information.
As a contribution to CAFOD’s campaign, the parish of Our Lady Immaculate and St Andrew, Hitchin is organising a pilgrimage around the London Outer Orbital Path (the LOOP) consisting of a series of prayerful day walks taking place between May and June 2018.
Join us and Go Loopy to Share the Journey! Continue reading
Join us Saturday 28 April for our Understanding CAFOD Day!
Join CAFOD for a special morning on Saturday 28 April, at CAFOD, Romero House, 55 Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7JB (near Lambeth North Tube) from 9:30am – 1:00pm
This information morning will have CAFOD guest speakers from Nicaragua and Zambia, who will give first-hand account of our work overseas.
You will hear Sister Clara is a nun and CAFOD partner from Zambia, talk about our work helping communities adapt to climate change through the use of renewable energy.
Juan Carlos Gazol from our Central America office will also talk about our work in the region. Continue reading