16/10/2015 2:45 pm

Cardinal calls on Europe to look outwards and continue to learn from the rest of the world

Cardinal Vincent Nichols called on Europe to be open to the rest of the world and praised the Synod of Bishops for playing an important role in encouraging this change in an address in the Vatican to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the creation of the Synod of Bishops. 

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13/10/2015 8:56 am

Intervention: Bishop has "learned the importance of listening to families"

Here is Bishop Peter Doyle's first Family Synod intervention recalling his experiences of family life in his own family context and in 37 years of parish ministry. He describes how his eyes have been opened to the "messiness of family life and the sheer business of coping".

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09/10/2015 2:03 pm

Cardinal Nichols’ Synod Intervention: "Every family is a light in the darkness"

Earlier this week, Cardinal Vincent Nichols made an intervention at the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops currently underway in Rome that is examining the issues surrounding family life. 

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