CAFOD – We are an international development charity and the official aid agency of the Catholic Church in England and Wales.
We reach out to people living in poverty with practical help, whatever their religion or culture. Through our global Church network, one of the largest in the world, we have the potential to reach everyone. We campaign for global justice, so that every woman, man and child can live a full and dignified life.
CAFOD Milton Keynes Pastoral Area covers 11 parishes: St Barnabus Cluster including St Augustine’s, Heelands, Christ the Cornerstone, Central Milton Keynes, St Edward the Confessor, Shenley Church End, Our Lady of Lourdes at St Paul’s School, Leadenhall, Christ the King (Ecumenical Church) Kingston, St Bede’s, Newport Pagnell and St Mary’s, Woburn Sands. Parishes outside the cluster: St Thomas Aquinas and All Saints, Bletchley, Our Lady Help of Christians, Olney, St Alban’s Winslow and St Bernadine of Siena and St Martin’s, Buckingham and Brackley.
Please check this page regularly for details of up and coming events.
MAKE A DONATION VIA OUR JUST GIVING PAGE
Sign our petition to end UK support for fossil fuels overseas -Sign our petition to the government calling for them to stop funding fossil fuels overseas and support renewable energy instead – cafod.org.uk/climate
Send a message to the brave the Advent – Send a message to someone brave this Advent, men and women fighting for justice and freedom, as a card or an online message – cafod.org.uk/messagetobrave
Prayers of Remembrance – Our prayer as a global community is more important than ever. Let’s reach out in solidarity to our brothers and sisters around the world with our prayers, liturgies and reflections. cafod.org.uk/Pray/Prayer-resources
Candlelight Fund – Celebrate a life and give hope to thousands more. If you would like to create an ongoing tribute to someone special, you might like to set up a candlelight fund in their name. A candlelight Fund is a special fund in memory of a loved one who has died, where all donations made in their memory are combined to create a beautifully lasting tribute the them – cafod.org.uk/Fundraise/Candlelight-Funds
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Prayer – At this time of global concern, please join us in praying for all those affected by the coronavirus pandemic around the world.
Find out how Bishop David is supporting CAFOD and what else is happening in and around Milton Keynes here https://cafodnorthampton.wordpress.com/