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By Fionn Shiner A stir was caused recently after the Home Office refused asylum to a Christian convert from Iran. He said he converted to Christianity because it talks of “peace, forgiveness and kindness” whilst “in Islam there is violence, … Continue reading

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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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FLAME 2019

FLAME 2019

  'You didn't know? I am a masterpiece!' So Robert Madu told the participants of Flame about themselves, in a powerful and funny address on Saturday 2nd March, when 8,000 young people, with their priests and youth workers, gathered from across the UK in SSE Wembley Arena for a full day of music, talks, drama and, of course, prayer. Robert was one of a line-up of fantastic speakers, ranging from rappers to archbishops.  The theme of the day? Significance. Again an...

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Catholic Voices announces new lead coordinator

Catholic Voices announces new lead coordinator

A new lead coordinator has been appointed to manage Catholic Voices (CV) in the UK following a decision by its two founders to concentrate on bolstering the project internationally.  As result of the shake-up in the church communications project Brenden Thompson, its public speaker’s program coordinator for the past two years, will take over from 1 January from Jack Valero as lead coordinator of CV. Both Valero and co-founder Austen Ivereigh will stand down as trustees. Th...

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Sky News - Brenden Thompson on Sky News on Vatican Abuse Summit


Sky News - CV Jack Valero takes part in a discussion on the supreme court judgement in favour of Ashers Bakery



BBC Radio Scotland - CV Chris McLaughlin takes part in a discussion on Catholic schools in Scotland 28/11/2018

Premier Christian Radio - CV Brenden Thompson on 15th Anniversary of the Beatification of Mother Teresa 19/10/2018

PRI - CV Austen Ivereigh on Archbishop Vigano’s letter 27/08/2018


Independent Catholic News - Requiem Mass for Kathleen Griffin 07/10/2018

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How to defend the faith without raising your voice

Austen Ivereigh

Our Sunday Visitor

Since it was first released, How to defend the faith without raising your voice has given Catholics worldwide a new w...

‘Who Know Where They Stand’: Catholic Voices and the Papal Visit to the UK

Jack Valero

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...

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