Posts Tagged ‘UK Department for Education’

Experts dismiss report AI could replace priests

Thursday, December 7th, 2023
AI could replace priests

Fr Alban McCoy OFMConv. is contesting the notion that AI could replace priests. McCoy, an editorial consultant at The Tablet, says the depth of the priestly role is beyond mere preaching. “To say that AI will replace priests suggests a very truncated, post-reformation and secularist view of what priests are and what they’re for, implying Read more

Exclusive Catholic school barred from taking new students

Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
Ampleforth College

The UK government has ordered one of England’s most prestigious Catholic boarding schools to stop admitting new pupils as a result of “very serious” failings. Ampleforth College is a £36,000-a-year Catholic boarding school. It claims to be “the world’s foremost co-educational Catholic boarding and day school for students aged 11 to 18”. Scandal has surrounded Read more