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George had made derogatory remarks against the nun during a press conference on September 8.
Bishop Mulakkal was released from Kottayam jail on October 16, a day after being granted conditional bail.
The magistrate's court in Pala in Kottayam district remanded the bishop to judicial custody till October 20.
The court will pronounce the verdict in the bail plea on Wednesday.
In a two-page statement, Fr Varghese Vallikkatt, deputy secretary general and spokesman for KCBC, said the Council prays that justice takes place in the matter.
Addressing media persons on Wednesday, Kochi Range IG Vijay Sakhare said that a lot of contradictions had to be ironed out before filing the chargesheet in the controversial nun rape case.
Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal trashes Kerala nun's rape allegations against him; says open for probe
Terming the allegations against him as "serious", the bishop said only three persons knew the truth.
The court also asked the state government if adequate security was being provided to the victim and other nuns who are witnesses.
The commission has asked the State Police Chief Loknath Behera and Kochi Range IG Vijay S Sakhare to file a report at the earliest.
Addressing mediapersons, George used obscene language to call the nun and questioned the genuineness of her complaint.
No action has been initiated against accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal of Jalandhar diocese, alleged the nuns at a dharna organised by various Catholic organisations on Saturday.
The investigation into the rape complaint filed by a Kuravilangadu-based nun against Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal is reaching its final stage.
Despite questioning Bishop Franco Mulakkal for nearly nine hours since Monday night, team yet to arrive at a conclusion in the case
The court appreciated the ongoing police investigation and observed it is always safe to conduct an investigation without going public with the details.
As per the initial investigation of the police, Bishop Mulakkal abused his position and repeatedly raped a nun from Kerala, a special team probing the case told the Kerala high court today.