Statement from the Bishops’ Conference on the National Lockdown

Statement from the President and the Vice-President of the Conference on the National Lockdown On Wednesday, Parliament passed into law the Regulations governing many aspects of activity in the whole of England until 2nd December.  These Regulations prohibit the gathering of people for communal worship in churches and other religious buildings. Churches remain open and

Bishop responds to migrant boat deaths

Bishop McAleenan said: "What is truly needed is...a shifting of mindset on the part of those who set the rules, and the pursuit of heartless profiteers to ensure that no one feels compelled or encouraged to risk their life or that of their children, in a dangerous craft on the open sea."