Bishops' Plenary - November 2013

The Catholic Bishops of England and Wales met for their plenary meeting at Hinsley Hall in the Diocese of Leeds from 11 - 14 November 2013.



Many families and individuals in our society face a continuing struggle with real poverty and the challenge this brings of living with human dignity. Pope Fr...Read more


School Admissions

The Bishops’ Conference restates its commitment to Catholic schools and colleges and reaffirms the principles set out in its Autumn 1996 Statement, ‘Educatio...Read more


Nuncio's Address

The Holy Father's representative to the UK, the Apostolic Nuncio Archbishop Antonio Mennini, addressed the Bishops of England and Wales at the start of their...Read more


Plenary Press Conference

In this article, you can listen to audio from the press conference after the Bishops' November 2013 plenary meeting. Archbishop Nichols speaks about the main issues with Mgr Marcus Stock, General Secretary of the Bishops' Conference, Elizabeth Davies, Marriage and Family Life Project Officer and Clare Ward from the Home Mission Desk.

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