First Minister Peter Robinson has called for an end to Government funding of Catholic schools as part of a push towards an integrated education system.
The education of Protestant and Catholics in separate schools in Northern Ireland, he says, is a benign form of apartheid.
Bishop McKeown has called on the First Minister to recognise the fundamental right of parents to opt for faith-based education for their children
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