The Catholic Voices 2013 National Speakers’ Training programme, which ended in November, gave the 20 speakers a chance to apply the methods and techniques they learned in ‘real-time’ studio interviews. The second ‘studio’ weekend in Salford's Media City took ...
Catholic Voices is a project which began in the UK to improve the Church's representation in the media, above all in news programs and debates. It started in 2010 with the six-month training of 24 lay people and a priest in preparation for the UK visit of Pope Benedict XVI. Our appearances on over 100 ...
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ABBY JOHNSON was for four years the media liaison for Planned Parenthood, running its family planning and abortion programmes. In 2009 she left to join the local Coalition for Life. Now she runs And Then There Were None, which supports people wanting to leave the abortion industry. Her remarkable story of how a pro-...
The Academy was created in September 2011 with the support of the Archbishop of Westminster, Vincent Nichols in order to nurture CV's 'new apologetics', that is, to enable Catholics better to put the Church's case on contentious issues, above all in the public square. There are three main activi...
Since the prime minister’s shock announcement in September 2011 that his Government would legally redefine marriage to open it to same-sex couples, Catholic Voices has been one of the most prominent organisations present in the media putting the case for preserving conjugal marriage. We have held Ac...
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CV in the media
BBC World News - Austen Ivereigh on Evangelii Gaudium, a new Apostolic Exhortation by Pope Francis
BBC News - Peter Williams on the Vatican Survey on Challenges to the Family
BBC World Service Newshour - Jack Valero on the new commission set up by Pope Francis on clerical sexual abuse 05/12/2013
BBC West Midlands - Peter Smith on the Living Wage being taken up in Catholic schools 10/11/2013
BBC West Midlands - Marianne Neary on why it is not a good idea for under 16s to be on the pill 04/11/2013
Blog - Catholic Voices Scotland will be recruiting speakers in 2014 30/11/2013
Catholic News Agency - Catholic Voices will bring its next group training to within blocks of the White House 25/10/2013
Washington Post - Austen Ivereigh has deal to write book about Pope Francis 09/10/2013
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“This book is a miracle – an authentically Catholic recipe for explaining without excoriating, defending without de...
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A few months before Pope Benedict XVI arrived in the UK for his historic visit, the Catholic Voices project set out to ensure t...