New Bishop for Brentwood Diocese
Fr Alan Williams was ordained on 1st July, 2014 as the 7th Bishop of the Diocese of Brentwood by Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster at a two hour Rite of Ordination ceremony conducted in the Brentwood Cathedral packed with dignitaries, Cardinals, Bishops, priests and parishioners.
Syro Malabar Church UK extends her prayers and well wishes to Bishop Alan Williams
New Auxiliary Bishop of Westminster
The Right Reverend Nicholas Gilbert Erskine Hudson was ordained Auxiliary Bishop of Westminster on 4 June 2014, at the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Most Precious Blood, Westminster. He has been assigned the titular see of St Germans.
Syro Malabar Church UK extends her prayers and well wishes to Bishop Nicholas Hudson
England and Wales Coordination for Syro-Malabar Church
Most Rev. Vincent Nicols, the President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales has approved a national coordination for the Syro-Malabar Church and has appointed Rev. Fr Thomas Parayadyil as the Coordinator. The appointment comes into effect from 1 December 2013 . He has been engaged in the pastoral ministry as chaplain and coordinator for the London dioceses.