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Key Websites

The Vatican
http://www.vatican.va/

The Church in England and Wales
http://www.catholic-ew.org.uk/

Archbishop Vincent Nichols
http://www.rcdow.org.uk/archbishop/

Westminster Diocese
http://www.rcdow.org.uk/

Westminster Cathedral Choir School
http://www.westminstercathedralchoir.com/

Allen Hall, seminary of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster
www.allenhall.org.uk/


Other Sites

Ascent Movement
http://www.ascentmovement.org.uk/
The Ascent is a Catholic movement for older people, welcoming all christians who have retired from active working life and are looking for friendship with a spiritual dimension within their parish. The Ascent in a nutshell could be called a spiritual friendship group.

Association of Interchurch Families
http://www.interchurchfamilies.org/

Publications, conferences and information about this association, worldwide

Association of Separated and Divorced Catholics
http://www.asdcengland.org.uk/
Mutual help and spiritual support for those who have experienced the pain of marriage failure

Augustinians (Order of)
http://www.augustinians.org.uk
The Rule of Saint Augustine, information including history, spirituality, news and events, with links

Benedictines (Order of)
http://www.osb.org/

The Rule of Saint Benedict, general information and monastic topics, including an update of news from around the world, with links

Bible Gateway
http://www.biblegateway.com/cgi-bin/bible

Allows you to search the Bible by textual references. Includes a range of languages

CAFOD
http://www.cafod.org.uk/

The site of the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development

The Cardinal Hume Centre.
http://www.cardinalhumecentre.org.uk/
The Cardinal Hume Centre provides day care services for families and residential care for single homeless people under the age of 25

Carmel (Order of)
http://www.carmelite.org/

Information about the Carmelite Friars of England, Scotland and Wales, including Aylesford Priory, and related links

Carthusians (Order of)
http://www.parkminster.org.uk
Website of St Hugh's Monastery, Order of Carthusians

Catechism of the Catholic Church online
http://www.scborromeo.org/
The web site of a US church that offers an English translation of the Second Edition of the Catechism

Cathedral Music Links
http://www.cathedralmusiclinks.org.uk/
This site includes links to Westminster Cathedral and other Catholic and Church of Ireland sites, as well as all the Anglican Cathedrals in the UK

The Catholic Church in England and Wales
http://www.catholic-ew.org.uk/

The official Catholic Media Office site offering information on dioceses and news updates, together with links to other sites

Catholic Central Library
http://www.catholic-library.org.uk/

The library houses 65,000 books and periodicals on theology, spirituality, history, biography and related subjects

Catholic Directory
http://www.catholicdirectory.org/

UK based online Catholic community

Catholic Information Centre on Internet
http://www.catholic.net/

US based site gathering together information and links for Catholics

Catholic Online
http://www.catholic.org/

Comprehensive information about Catholicism plus links to dioceses & parishes, schools, religious orders etc. Mostly US.

Church Net UK
http://www.churchnet.org.uk/

Provides a host of links to Christian churches and organisations and general religious resources in the UK and overseas. Interactive sections include Discussion Groups and Prayer Net.

Collection of Catholic www pages in Germany
http://www.nrw-online.de/kmw/kath.htm
German language site of German Catholic page links

Continuum
http://continuumbooks.com
Catholic Publisher.

Dominicans (Order of)
http://www.op.org/

Information about the Dominican family, news and worldwide links.

Ecumenical links
http://www.ecumenical.co.uk/

Links to the web sites of cathedrals, abbeys and churches throughout Britain

Farnborough Abbey
http://www.farnboroughabbey.org/homepage.html
Beautifully designed, rich in audio-visual effects.

Franciscans (Order of)
http://www.ofm.org/

The Rule of St Francis, information and news about the order and extensive worldwide links

Friends of Cathedral Music
http://www.fcm.org.uk
A charity dedicated to supporting cathedral choirs, which also provides information for visitors planning to visit cathedrals in the United Kingdom and Ireland

Hyperion records.
http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/

Full details of currently available recordings by the Westminster Cathedral Choir, and other religious and classical music

Iglesia.org - El Directorio Catolico en Internet
http://www.iglesia.org/
A Spanish directory of Catholic links, for example to Catholic universities in Spanish speaking countries, or to religious orders

Independent Catholic News
http://www.indcatholicnews.com/

A daily Catholic online news service run by Catholic journalists based in London

Internet Theology Resources, by School of Theology Major Areas
http://www.csbsju.edu/library/internet/theosubj.html

A resource guide from the Clemens & Alcuin Joint Libraries arranged according to major areas of concentration in St. John's School of Theology - Seminary

Jesuits (Order of)
http://www.jesuit.ie/

Information about the worldwide order of 22,000 priests and brothers committed to the promotion of faith and justice

New Advent Catholic Supersite
http://www.newadvent.org/
A US site containing the entire Summa Theologica, the Church Fathers and a continuously growing list of entries from the Catholic Encyclopaedia.

The Passage Day and Night Shelter
http://www.passage.org.uk/
The Passage, a project run by the Daughters of Charity in conjunction with Westminster Cathedral, provides day care services and a night shelter for single homeless people over the age of 25

RC Net
http://www.rc.net/

Provides accesses to Catholic resources and hosts home pages free of charge to Catholic priests and schools

The RE site
http://www.theresite.org.uk/

For religious education teachers, providing news, comment, resources and links

Religion/Christian Newsgroup Home Page
http://geneva.rutgers.edu/src/
Archives and FAQ's of the Usenet newsgroup soc.religion.christian and an index of all online resources relating to Christianity which are mentioned in the articles

The Retreat Association
http://www.retreats.org.uk/

Comprehensive information about a variety of retreats, individual and groups, and retreat houses as well as opportunities for quiet reflective holidays, all over the UK

Sacred Space
http://www.jesuit.ie/prayer/

A ten-minute daily prayer session provided by the Jesuits in Ireland. Includes a range of languages

Saints' Biographies
http://www.carr.org/~meripper/saints/index.html
The list of the current week's saints' feasts together with a biography searchable by letter

Servite Secular Institute
http://www.ssi.org.uk/

Information about the history and way of life of the Institute, and the vocation of consecrated secularity

Silence in the City
http://www.silenceinthecity.org.uk/

A series of talks on silent prayer and contemplative living in today's world

St George's Cathedral
http://www.southwark-rc-cathedral.org.uk/

The web site of St George’s RC Cathedral, Southwark

St Joseph's Pastoral Centre
http://www.stjoseph.org.uk/

An agency of the Diocese of Westminster providing support to people with learning disabilities

Taize Community
http://www.taize.fr/

Visit the homepage of the famous monastic community

The Tablet
http://www.thetablet.co.uk/

The international Catholic weekly

Tyburn Convent
http://www.tyburnconvent.org.uk/

A look at the life of an enclosed contemplative order of Nuns

Universalis
http://www.universalis.com/

The liturgy for the day is available here, together with the Church’s calendar

The Vatican
http://www.vatican.va/

Includes the Vatican Information Service in several languages, providing news on His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI and activities of the Church in Rome and around the world

Web Site of the Catholic Church in Europe
http://www.communio.hu/index.html
Run on behalf of CEEM, the Media Commission of the Council of European Bishops Conferences

The World Council of Churches
http://www.wcc-coe.org/

Site for the 342 church strong council which includes details of its aims together with a list of member churches