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Plenary: November 2011

18/11/2011 12:30 pm

Bishops from England and Wales at an Episcopal Ordination

The Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales met for its plenary session at Hinsley Hall in Leeds between 14-17 November.

The Bishops’ Conference is made up of Diocesan, Auxiliary and Emeritus Bishops of England and Wales; the Ordinary of the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham; the Apostolic Exarch for the Ukrainians and the Catholic Bishop of the Forces.

The resolutions from the meeting covered the following issues:

  • Safeguarding
  • Education
  • Social Action
  • Bishops' Conference Strategic Framework
  • Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee
  • The International Eucharistic Congress 2012

Related Audio

Audio from the press conference is available here. You can play the audio from the flash player in the top right corner of this page.

Duration

Overview: 17m 49s

Q&A: 26m 24s

Download Resolutions

Safeguarding Resolution 155.95 kB

Education Resolutions 156.26 kB

Social Action Resolution 153.66 kB

Other Resolutions 158.99 kB

Celebrating Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee 167.80 kB

MP3

Plenary November 2011: Press Conference

Audio featuring Archbishop Vincent Nichols and Fr Marcus Stock, President and General Secretary of the Catholic Bishops' Conference respectively. This is a recording of the press conference following the Bishops' November 2011 plenary meeting.   BC-presser-nov11.mp3 7.12 MB
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Plenary November 2011: Question and Answer

Audio featuring Archbishop Vincent Nichols and Fr Marcus Stock, President and General Secretary of the Catholic Bishops' Conference respectively. Question and answer session.   BC-presser-nov11-QandA.mp3 10.46 MB