News Archive for 2006 - January - April

Archbishop's Chrism Mass Homily

Archbishop Kevin's homily at the Mass of Chrism on Maundy Thursday, 13 April 2006 at St George's Cathedral

Bishop Charles Joseph Henderson KC*HS
1924 - 2006

Bishop Charles died peacefully on 10th April 2006
at Park House, Blackheath, aged 81.

You can read or download:

Obituary of Bishop Charles Henderson KC*HC

Message of sympathy from Pope Benedict XVI

Archbishop Kevin's Letter to the Diocese


Lenten Talk to Young People

Archbishop Kevin talks to the young people of the Diocese in the Cathedral on 19th March 2006. You can read or download this talk here.


Homily at the Rite of Election

Over a thousand people gathered in St George's Cathedral for the Rite of Election. You can read or download a copy of Archbishop Kevin's homily here.


Pastoral letter

Archbishop Kevin wrote a pastoral letter on the meaning of the cross. You can read or download the pastoral letter here.


Two new Auxiliary Bishops

Two new auxiliary Bishops for the Archdiocese of Southwark were ordained at St George's Cathedral on Tuesday 14 February.

Read the Archbishop's sermon at the Ordination Mass.

Read the Archbishop's Pastoral Letter welcoming the new appointments