On Thursday evening, 2 July, Catholic Voices co-founders Jack Valero and Austen Ivereigh (author of the papal biography The Great Reformer) were joined by Their Excellencies Miguel Solano-López, Roberto Calzadilla Sarmiento, and Carlos Abad Ortiz: Ambassadors to the United Kingdom from Pa...
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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From 5-12 July Pope Francis will visit Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay on an 8-day visit that is being spoken of one as one of the most significant of his papacy so far. What he is hoping to achieve? What will be the impact of his first apostolic visit to the region? Jack Valero, who visited Bolivia in June to hel...
Praised Be You: A Briefing for Journalists and CV Speakers on the Forthcoming Environment Encyclical
Pope Francis’s letter to the Church and the world on the environment, expected 18 June, is one of the most eagerly anticipated papal documents in recent times. It is also one of the most controversial. Hear four speakers give the vital background, and lift the lid on what’s likely to be in it. AUSTEN...
On 28 May the Catholic Voices Academy heard from former rock journalist and theologian Dawn Eden in a speech to launch her re-issued, Catholic edition of The Thrill of the Chaste (Catholic Edition): Finding Fulfillment While Keeping Your Clothes On (Ave Maria Press). You can hear her talk here. Born into a J...
CV in the media
Arise TV News - John Coverdale on Laudato Si, the new Papal Encyclical on the environment
Rome Reports - Catholic Voices International meeting in Rome
Catholic Voices Academy - Pope Francis trip to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay: presentation by Catholic Voices and the ambassadors of Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay in London 02/07/2015
BBC Radio 4 Today - Austen Ivereigh on Laudato Si, the new Papal Encyclical on the environment 16/06/2015
BBC World Service Newshour - Austen Ivereigh on Laudato Si, the new Papal Encyclical on the environment 16/06/2015
BBC World Service Newshour - Catholic Voices USA trains volunteers for Papal meeting in Philadelphia 27/05/2015
The Irish Catholic - CV Greg Daly on the Irish marriage referendum 30/04/2015
Sydney Morning Herald - Several members of CV Australia quoted in article on Church attracting more trainee priests 03/05/2015
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Pontifical University of the Holy Cross (Rome)
A few months before Pope Benedict XVI arrived in the UK for his historic visit, the Catholic Voices project set out to ensure t...