The Catholic Union’s 2020 AGM will take place on Thursday 19 November at 6.30pm. By kind permission of Cardinal Vincent Nichols, the AGM will this year be held in the Throne Room at Archbishop’s House, next to Westminster Cathedral. The choice of this special venue marks the 150th Anniversary of the Catholic Union.
The AGM will be preceded by Mass at 5.30pm in Westminster Cathedral and followed by a Reception.
Please click on the link below to see the January 2020 Newsletter.
The Catholic Union Charitable Trust has invited Cardinal Michael Fitzgerald, former President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, to deliver a talk on this subject on Friday 27 March at 6.30pm at the University of Notre Dame, 1 Suffolk Street, SW1Y 4HG. The talk will be followed by a Drinks Reception and all are welcome.
Please register with the CUCT office (020 8749 1321 or email@example.com) or on Eventbrite here.
This table selects a number of relevant extracts from the manifestos of parties other than the three main national parties which were covered in the previous table. These parties (in alphabetical order) are the Brexit Party, Green Party, Plaid Cymru and the Scottish National Party.
Manifesto comparison table (other parties)
The Catholic Union is publishing an Election Statement which includes a link to this table:
Manifesto comparison table
Please click below to see some questions about religious freedom to ask your parliamentary candidates in the forthcoming General Election.
Ask Your Candidate Letterhead
Holy Mass will be celebrated by Cardinal Vincent Nichols at 6pm on Wednesday 19 February 2020 at Farm St Church (postal address 114 Mount Street, London W1K 3AH). This Mass will mark the 150th anniversary of the Catholic Union of Great Britain and will be followed by a Reception kindly sponsored by the Catholic Union Charitable Trust. All welcome.
Please register for the Reception with the office (020 8749 1321 or firstname.lastname@example.org) or on Eventbrite here.
The Catholic Union Charitable Trust has organised the following meeting:
Thursday 7 November at 7pm – Christian Persecution: Problems and Progress
Bishop Philip Mounstephen of Truro, author of the Independent Review of FCO Support for Persecuted Christians, and Rehman Chishti MP, Special Envoy on Freedom of Religion or Belief, discuss the persecution of Christians four months after publication of the Truro Review.
Doors at 6.30pm. Followed by a Drinks Reception.
Venue: St Mary Moorfields Church, 4-5 Eldon Street, London EC2M 7LS (not wheelchair accessible).
The Catholic Union has called on the Prime Minister to include a commitment to promote freedom of religion or belief as part of its programme for Government. See below:
Queen’s Speech commitment (1)