Safeguarding

The Catholic Church responds to IICSA report on the English Benedictine Congregation in the Catholic Church Investigation

The Catholic Council for the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse notes the conclusions of the report of the IICSA into the English Benedictine Congregation focusing on Ampleforth and Downside Abbeys. The Catholic Council looks forward to continuing to work with and assist the Inquiry in its deliberations.

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Refugees

Death Penalty

Bishop Declan Lang responds to the UK Government’s change in death penalty stance.Read more

Life Issues

End of Life decisions

Bishop John Wilson responds to the Supreme Court ruling to back agreed end of life decisions. The UK’s highest court has ruled that legal permission will no...Read more

Episcopal Announcement

New Forces Bishop

Pope Francis has today appointed Bishop Paul Mason as eighth Bishop of the Forces, which has been sede vacante - awaiting the appointment of a bishop - for...Read more

Announcement

Cardinal Nichols’ Statement on the Death of H.E. Cardinal Tauran

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has released a statement on the death of Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue.

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