Bishops say UK punishes asylum-seekers by sending them to Rwanda

The U.K. government is unfairly punishing English Channel migrants for the crimes of human traffickers by sending the migrants to Rwanda to have asylum applications processed, said the English and Welsh bishops.

English police to allow priests to give last rites at crime scenes

Police in England have produced national guidelines to allow priests to give last rites to Catholics dying at crime scenes. The change follows the outcry by Catholics at the denial of permission to administer the sacrament of the anointing of the sick to Sir David Amess, a Catholic politician, after he was stabbed repeatedly in an attack Oct. 15.

Fourth Anglican bishop in less than a year received into Catholic Church

The former Anglican bishop of Chester, England, has joined the Catholic Church.

With majority vaccinated, restrictions removed in English, Welsh churches

Catholic officials in England and Wales are scrapping restrictions to halt the spread of COVID-19.

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