House of Bishops related articles

  1. 22/07/2020

    A meeting of the House of Bishops took place today on Wednesday 22 of July 2020 (by Zoom) 

  2. 09/11/2020

    The House has now reverted to a schedule of monthly meetings with this meeting being the meeting for November.

  3. 23/03/2020

    The Archbishops and Bishops have urged everyone to follow the instructions given by the Prime Minister to stay in their homes in a national effort to limit the transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

  4. 09/06/2020

    The House of Bishops today discussed a range of issues around Coronavirus (COVID-19) and approved further advice on funerals, the celebration of Holy Communion and ordinations. 

  5. 24/03/2020

    All Church of England churches are to close with immediate effect in an effort to help save lives by limiting the transmission of the coronavirus COVID-19.

  6. 22/01/2020

    Following the recent change in the law to extend civil partnerships to opposite-sex couples, the House of Bishops has agreed a pastoral statement

  7. 24/11/2020

    The House of Bishops met on the evening of Monday 23rd November, in the margins of Synod, and approved the Religious Communities Regulations 2020  as set out in (GS 2192) (“the Regulations”). 


  8. 14/07/2022

    The House of Bishops met for its July meeting by Zoom.

  9. 29/11/2022

    The House of Bishops met by Zoom for its 29 November meeting.

  10. 12/05/2022

    The House of Bishops held its first residential meeting in 2022, in York over three days. Joining the meeting for the first time were four participant observers of UK Minority Ethnic/ Global Majority Heritage (UKME/GMH) background who were formally welcomed by the House.