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But beware the dangerous new tradition that paints 20th century Ireland as a grim theocracy

If a society is to flourish then the secular arena must make room for religious viewpoints

Into the space created by secularism will flood some other not necessarily benign ideology

Pastoral bishops and priests must help the Pope if his desired changes are to be achieved

The public will soon be able to visit the grounds of Castel Gandolfo

I bet Francis is going to develop Church teaching on birth control at some point in his pontificate

The musical’s Bishop Myriel is the best example of a Pope Francis-style bishop. Cardinal Wolsey, or Cardinal Richelieu, on the other hand…

The question presents many dilemmas for Catholics and the Church

Many religious communities must rediscover their sense of unity of purpose

In her new autobiography, The Catholic Herald columnist demonstrates her skill for writing about both people and ideas