2014 is the first year that Catholic Voices has recruited in Scotland, having obtained the blessing of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference. Four people have been selected for training from Glasgow, Edinburgh, East Lothian, and Renfrewshire. The National Speakers’ Training began ...
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 ...
Academy and training
A briefing by Dr AUSTEN IVEREIGH (Catholic Voices coordinator and author of a major new biography of Pope Francis to be published in the UK by Allen & Unwin in December) The Extraordinary Synod on the Family, to be held in Rome on 5-18 October, will be a key test for Pope Francis’s reforms: a means...
Applications are now open for the Fifth National Speakers Training, which is taking place in London between September and December 2014. Catholic Voices, originally created for the 2010 papal visit to the UK, is now a major project present in more than a dozen countries worldwide. Its model, training ‘ordi...
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...
What they say about CV
CV in the media
Al Jazeera News - Peter Smith on Pope Francis' trip to Turkey
EWTN - Austen Ivereigh on the "Humanum" Man-Woman Complementarity Conference in the Vatican
BBC Oxford Radio - Austen Ivereigh on Pope Francis' trip to Turkey 30/11/2014
BBC London - Brenden Thompson on the Pope's comments on creation and evolution 02/11/2014
BBC Radio 4 Sunday - Caroline Farrow speaks in anticipation of the Synod on the Family 05/10/2014
Breitbart News - Peter D Williams quoted on the row over the Synod interim report 15/10/2014
NewsMax - Austen Ivereigh: Vatican Downplaying ISIS Threat To Avoid Tension 17/09/2014
English Dominicans - Catholic Voices Training Day 04/06/2014
Our Sunday Visitor
“This book is a miracle – an authentically Catholic recipe for explaining without excoriating, defending without de...
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...