If the Vatican is to initiate closer relations with mainland China, in what way would this benefit country’s Catholic Church?
It is unsustainable to believe that one nation has a special mission from God
The mosque, if completed, will be bigger than its rival in Morocco – which may be part of the point
We know that Francis is capable of plain speaking when he needs to be
The longer we put off dealing with failed states, the harder it becomes
Labour must have nothing to do with anti-Semites if it wants to be seen as a party of government
I do not want to see the Green Belt turned into a concrete jungle, but restrictive planning laws and environmentally-friendly policies come at a price
We should see her not as an anachronism, but as a reminder of the value of tradition
Increasing numbers of Muslim refugees are seeking reception into the Church.