ICN has just had a makeover! We hope you like the new design. If you spot any issues please send us a message here!

Search

Categories

Saint of the Day

St Pedro de Betancur

Daily Updates

To get daily emails with the latest news & saint of the day, click the button below

Subscribe

Summary of Bishop's Conference meeting in Leeds

 At their biannual meeting held in Leeds last week, The Catholic Bishops’ of England and Wales discussed and formulated a response to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Consultation on Assisted Suicide; reflected on the pilgrimage of the relics of St Thérèse of Lisieux; warmly received the Apostolic Constitution Anglicanorum coetibus and established a Commission to consider in detail the next steps in this process in England and Wales; gave their full backing to the launch of ‘Friends of the Holy Land’, a new charity designed to foster closer parish links with the Holy Land and completed voting on the new English Translation of the Roman Missal. 

To read a detailed report of the conference, see: www.catholicchurch.org.uk/ccb/catholic_church/media_centre/press_releases/press_releases_2009/catholic_bishops_conference_of_england_and_wales_leeds_meeting_november_2009


Source: CCN