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Archbishop Nichols Joins Congregation for Bishops.

In what could be good news for LGBT Catholics, Archbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster has been appointed to the Congregation for Bishops, where he will be in a strong position to influence the appointments of future bishops of the Church.

(This is “good news”, because Nichols response to marriage equality in the UK has been notably more restrained than that of many other bishops, including a statement that there “could be value” in legal provision for civil unions).

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