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It’s time they got off the fence

Old-style socialists like Jeremy Corbyn may be atheists but they are less likely than the liberal Left to be ideologically opposed to religion

Labour leadership contender has spoken about his Catholic upbringing and his current attitude to the faith


Once inspired by Methodism and Catholic Social Teaching, the party has now become hostile to the faithful – and things can only get worse

Andy Burnham says Francis must ‘bring the Church into the 21st century’

Education Secretary says academy status offers Catholic schools the chance to ‘extend hard-won freedoms’