Chairman’s Announcements The Chairman congratulated Sir Edward Leigh MP, upon his Knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours earlier in the month. He also mentioned that… Read More »Summary of the Parliamentary & Public Affairs Committee, 18th June 2013
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE CATHOLIC UNION OF GREAT BRITAIN REGARDING THE MARRIAGE (SAME SEX COUPLES) ACT JULY 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, LONDON 19th JULY 2013 The… Read More »Press Release: The Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act
Members of the CU gathered in Ealing over the weekend on the anniversary of the death of their patron St Thomas More (6th July), for their annual Summer Party. In his honour a Votive Mass was celebrated by the retired Bishop Emeritus, the Right Rev’d Bishop Howard Tripp of the Archdiocese of Southwark.
It has been reported today that the US Supreme Court has overturned the “Defense of Marriage Act” (1996), which has until now denied federal benefits… Read More »US Supreme Court rules in favour of same sex marriage advocates
21 June 2013 Proposed Scottish plans could introduce civil partnerships for heterosexual couples. These plans have been criticised as “a marriage-lite alternative”. Scotland for Marriage… Read More »Heterosexual Civil Partnerships for Scotland ?
A topic which has particularly exercised those who resist the Government’s same-sex marriage proposals has been the impact upon schools. On 1 March, the Catholic… Read More »Conference on Educating Children in Sexuality
Posted 1/7/13 Mark Carney, the Canadian Central banker, appointed by George Osborne, to be Governor of the Bank of England, comes from a Catholic family… Read More »Canadian Catholic as Governor of the Bank of England