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Oxford University Chaplaincy CAFOD group at the Big IF

Copied from the CAFOD Birmingham blog: Oxford University Chaplaincy CAFOD group at the Big IF June 16, 2013 by cafodbirmingham Christine from the Oxford University Catholic Chaplaincy’s CAFOD group sent us an account of her day out last Saturday at the Big IF at Hyde Park. The IF campaign has been working hard to build momentum around Britain over the last months, and it showed on Saturday, 8th June as tens of thousands of people came together in Hyde Park. We came together, as Prime Minister David Cameron hosted a ‘nutrition summit’ [...]

2013-06-25T09:51:13+00:00 June 25th, 2013|Categories: CAFOD, Past Events|

Hungry for Change

The new CAFOD campaign, Hungry for Change, kicked off this past Sunday with announcements at the Sunday Masses, and a Fairtrade breakfast hosted between the 9am and 11am Masses (thanks to all who came)! Over the rest of the term, and into the next, we will be distributing campaign action cards calling on the Prime Minister to support a fairer global food system by (1) empowering aid for small-scale farmers, especially women, to help them access markets, and (2) discouraging big food conglomerates from engaging in a global race to the [...]

2013-11-05T10:07:56+00:00 February 19th, 2013|Categories: CAFOD|

CAFOD: Fairtrade Breakfast

Fairtrade Breakfast: On Sunday of 4th Week, CAFOD held a 'Fairtrade Breakfast' between the two Sunday masses. This event formed part of the CAFOD effort to gain Fairtrade status for the Chaplaincy, and was also a great opportunity to highlight the great Fairtrade products available and to enjoy a good breakfast together.

2012-11-07T10:07:18+00:00 June 6th, 2012|Categories: Student Groups & Service Projects, CAFOD, Past Events|

CAFOD Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer: On Wednesday of 4th Week, CAFOD organised for morning prayer to be held in Christ Church meadows in order to appreciate our surroundings. This event forms part of the Live Simply Campaign, and also served as an opportunity for prayers for water security as the national Thirst for Change Campaign came to an end.

2012-11-07T10:07:18+00:00 June 6th, 2012|Categories: Student Groups & Service Projects, CAFOD, Past Events|

Prayers for Peace in Sudan

Voting in the referendum begins today and you can easily find reports and commentary about the referendum from most news organisations. As the voting process continues over the rest of the week, we'd like to ask you to keep the people of Sudan in your thoughts and prayers during this time. Some prayer suggestions: you may find reflections provided by US-based Jesuit Refugee Services to be useful (http://jrsusa.org/Prayers_Detail?TN=DTN-20101216111903), and the official Prayer for Peace in Sudan follows below (also at http://www.cafod.org.uk/content/download/117980/1291976/version/4/file/Sudan+peace+prayer.pdf) ------- Prayer for Peace in Sudan Lord Jesus, you said [...]

2012-11-07T10:53:25+00:00 January 11th, 2011|Categories: Student Groups & Service Projects, CAFOD, Past Events|

CAFOD Group

CAFOD Group Raising awareness of global issues of justice through the international Catholic charity. Soup lunch after Fridays 12. 45pm after Mass. Contact oxford.cafod@gmail.com

2014-10-21T17:20:45+00:00 October 20th, 2010|Categories: CAFOD|