The Big Compost Experiment

Take part in UCL’s Big Compost Experiment! Launched back in November, the team at UCL asked members of the public to fill in an online questionnaire about their composting and recycling habits. With special reference to plastic packaging labelled as ‘compostable’, they want you to see whether your compost bin at home can break down…

Climate Change Conference 2020

6TH FEBRUARY 2020 For our government that they work together to make the Climate Change Conference in Scotland later this year truly productive and that each one of us finds ways making this a greener country.   The Operation Noah Prayer Creator God, how deep are your designs! You made a living earth, cloud, rain…

As we leave the EU

31ST JANUARY 2020 As we leave the EU tonight let us pray for unity in our country; that we build a new future with a strong, inclusive and tolerant society and that our government will act with justice and compassion The Prayer “We are a nation proud of our diversity and strong values of inclusion,…

Christmas 2019

The Community brought local people together over Christmas for parties (including some bell ringing at Howe Close!), a trip to the pantomime for the young people of Melbourne and singing and dancing on Christmas day in Langton Hall.  

General Election

12TH DECEMBER 2019 Lord We know that you care for us, our country and all our concerns Be with all those that are involved with the election tomorrow, those that want to run our country and those that will support them. Give each of them the grace of a heart that reaches out to people,…

General Election December 2019

With the upcoming General Election only a couple of weeks away, we share below an extract from an article which caught our attention on CAFOD’s website  What should I ask election candidates in my area? Along with our sister charity Caritas Social Action Network (CSAN), we (CAFOD) have produced a list of actions you can…

Flood Damage

7TH NOVEMBER 2019 WE PRAY… for our African sisters and also for those in our own country dealing with flood damage for all of us as we find new ways of combating climate change Prayer for climate change You spoke into the silence Light suffusing darkness. You spoke into the silence Blowing clean life giving…

New Priory of the Resurrection, Kindu

The new Priory building in Kindu, DRC was officially opened and blessed by the Bishop In August this year (2019).  It was a busy time for the sisters, with the election of their first Prioress for Kindu, S. Jacqueline Kadorho; the profession of first vows of S.Francine and the entering into the noviciate of 4…

Flood in Muhanga, Rwanda

S. Marie Rose reports that last week there was a flood in the dormitory at the Centre for the Disabled in Muhanga.  ‘It was terrible” she said,  “There was  heavy rain; the floodwater came through the school playground and into the dormitory. Some of the disabled children had to be carried out.” On a brighter…