Over 400 Parishes under Catholic Bishops

Oct 21, 2016 by

from Forward in Faith: Over 400 parishes have so far passed a resolution under the House of Bishops’ Declaration to bring them under the oversight of a bishop of The Society. (In addition, other parishes have passed a resolution that brings them under the oversight of the Bishop of Maidstone.) According to official figures (Statistics for Mission 2012: Ministry), at the beginning of 2013 there were 368 parishes with a petition under the former Episcopal Ministry Act of Synod in force....

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Resolutions under the House of Bishops’ Declaration

Mar 7, 2016 by

From Forward in Faith: Over 300 parishes have already passed a resolution under the House of Bishops’ Declaration which results in them receiving episcopal oversight from a member of the Council of Bishops of The Society. The majority had been petitioning parishes under the former Act of Synod, but a significant number previously had only Resolutions A and B or had no resolution at all. Parishes that have not yet passed the new resolution have just over eight months to do so before the...

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