Bishop Sherrington issues statement opposing Assisted Dying Bill

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Bishop Sherrington issues statement opposing Assisted Dying Bill

May 25th, 2021  |  Day For Life, End of Life, Life Issues

Bishop John Sherrington, Lead Bishop for Life Issues, has issued a statement outlining the Catholic Church’s opposition to a Bill that could make assisted dying legal in England and Wales. The Assisted Dying Bill, a Private Member’s Bill introduced by Baroness Meacher, is due to be debated in the House of Lords on Wednesday 26 […]


Archbishops comment on the defeat of the Assisted Dying Bill (No2) at Second Reading

September 11th, 2015  |  Assisted Dying, End of Life, Life Issues

Assisted Dying


Statement by Cardinal Vincent Nichols on the publication of the “Assisted Dying Bill” by Rob Marris MP

September 1st, 2015  |  Assisted Dying, End of Life, Life Issues

Assisted Dying Bill


Assisted Dying Bill: Faith Leaders’ Statement

July 16th, 2014  |  Assisted Dying, End of Life, Life Issues

Faith Leaders’ Statement


Bishop of Plymouth raises serious concerns about Assisted Dying Bill ahead of debate

July 14th, 2014  |  Assisted Dying, End of Life, Life Issues

Bishop O’Toole


Portsmouth churches open for prayer on eve of ‘Assisted Dying’ debate

July 14th, 2014  |  Assisted Dying, End of Life, Life Issues

Bishop Egan


Archbishop Peter Smith comments on the draft Assisted Dying Bill Consultation

July 3rd, 2012  |  End of Life, Life Issues

Assisted Dying Bill


A rational guide to the Assisted Suicide debate

July 15th, 2021  |  End of Life, Life Issues

A webinar was held on 12 July 2021 that aimed to provide a rational guide to the assisted suicide debate with two speakers with extensive experience of this complex and sensitive subject. Founding Director of Living and Dying Well, Robert Preston is a former civil servant and parliamentary official. Baroness Ilora Finlay is a cross-bench […]


Prayers for the Sick and Dying

June 22nd, 2021  |  Prayer

Prayer to St Joseph Patron Saint of the Dying Faithful Joseph, with the fulfilment of the Lord’s promise,you peacefully leave this world in Jesus and Mary’s hands.Your faith transforms death into the sowing of life;thus, God considers you to be a just man.Your heart overflows in the presence of the Lord.With your hands outstretched to […]


Plenary Resolution: Assisted Suicide

May 9th, 2014  |  Assisted Dying, End of Life, Life Issues

Assisted Suicide


Plenary Resolution: Assisted Suicide

May 9th, 2014  |  End of Life, News and Media

Assisted Suicide


Plenary Resolution: Assisted Suicide

May 9th, 2014  |  Papal Visit 1982

A resolution on Assisted Suicide from the Bishops’ May 2014 plenary meeting… Proposals to legalise assisted suicide for terminally ill people raise serious questions about how we care for elderly and vulnerable people.


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