Red Wednesday

Saint Francis Xavier’s Church in Liverpool, along with the neighbouring parishes, is delighted to have links with the excellent secondary school in the area, Notre Dame Catholic College. SFX Church pastoral assistant, Debbie Reynolds has the joy of supporting the school chaplaincy team each Wednesday.On Red Wednesday, an initiative held on the 28th November promoted by ACN UK, a class from Year 9 celebrated Mass together remembering those who are being persecuted for their faith. The...
Holy Name Church, Manchester
Wednesday 28th November is ‘Red Wednesday’, a day to show solidarity with our Christian brothers and sisters suffering persecution throughout the world. Aid to the Church in Need invites everyone to join the campaign by doing something peaceful and positive: unite in prayer, wear red, light the church in red, organise activities or attend  themed events already in place – which could be easily searched through a map on the organisation’s website.Several Jesuit works make a stand on...
The Universe has published an article linking Red Wednesday with the rope of St Edmund Campion SJ which is kept at Stonyhurst.  Red Wednesday will take place on November 22nd and is organised by Aid to the Church in Need to support all those who are being persecuted for their faith.  Churches and public buildings are illuminated with red light and people are encouraged to wear red clothing. There are social media resources, prayer resources and assembly packs available on their...