The Catholic Union has called on the Government’s new free speech champion to take action about “serious problems” experienced by Catholic staff and students at… Read More »Catholic Union calls on Office for Students to promote free speech
A core element of the Catholic Union’s work is promoting religious freedom. This includes helping Catholics to play a full and active part in society; in the places we live, work, and study. It also involves highlighting the plight of people in other countries who face persecution on account of their faith. The Catholic Union is part of the FoRB Forum of groups and organisation committed to promoting freedom of religion or belief.
Catholic Union Deputy Director, James Somerville-Meikle, writes: I have never explored opening a Coutts account. I somehow doubt my Catholic Union salary would put me… Read More »Coutts, Catholics, and ‘cancel culture’
This week, the Catholic Union was back in the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office for talks about religious freedom in the workplace. Director, Nigel Parker,… Read More »Government needs to take the lead on freedom of religion at work
The Minister responsible for higher education in England has expressed his concern at the results from a recent Catholic Union survey on faith in the… Read More »Universities Minister “disappointed” by treatment of Catholics on campus
Ann Widdecombe told an audience of Catholic Union members and supporters that “freedom of speech is under threat” She was speaking at the Catholic Union’s… Read More »Free speech is under threat, Ann Widdecombe tells Catholic Union
Director of the Catholic Union, Nigel Parker, writes: Our recent Catholic Union survey into religious freedom in the workplace revealed a worrying proportion of people who… Read More »Do you Leave your Religious Identity at Home When you Go to Work?
Colin Bloom, Independent Faith Engagement Adviser, has published Does Government ‘Do God’ This overarching review that has been in the making since pre Covid and… Read More »Review Misses Opportunity for Fundamental Rethink on Faith Engagement
Catholic Union Deputy Director, James Somerville-Meikle, writes: Happy Easter! The Lord has truly risen. Alleluia, alleluia. What a joy it is to be able to… Read More »Religious freedom starts with the heart