The President of the Catholic Union, the Rt Hon Sir Edward Leigh MP has written to the Prime Minister today calling on the Government to publish the evidence and scientific advice that led to the decision to close places of worship for services. He says that “without such evidence, banning communal worship is a clearly disproportionate response”. See full text below.
Sir Edward Leigh’s letter to the Prime Minister
Our latest parliamentary update to MPs and peers has been sent out this morning. Read it online here ⬇️https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/12/catholic-union-updates-mps-and-peers-on-recent-work-2/
From @DesmondSwayne: Same old Assisted Dying plan, same old unresolved problem – that it would put the vulnerable at risk https://bit.ly/2JrsMdT
Thanks to @DrLisaCameronMP for taking the time to meet us (virtually!) this morning. Really useful meeting on clergy visas, Gift Aid, and the future of Universal Credit and foreign aid spending. A busy few months ahead!
Important statement from our Bishops: "Catholics may in good conscience receive any of these vaccines for the good of others and themselves." #CovidVaccine
Statement on development of #vaccine for #Covid
Calling all #Catholics - can you please assist with this call for evidence?
Apparently Catholics (especially female ones) are underrepresented based on the responses received so far.