Plans for an ecumenical Luther 2017 are breaking down. That is no disaster
When is silence from Western leaders a shrewd political strategy and when is it simply cowardice?
The trip showed Francis’s remarkable persuasiveness is rooted in a gift for friendship
This Sunday the successors of Patriarch Athenagoras and Paul VI will mark the 50th anniversary of an event which may have quietly altered the trajectory of Christian history
As we approach the canonisations of John XXIII and John Paul II on Sunday, we remember five important aspects of the saints’ lives
The Holy Father has prompted millions to re-examine their prejudices about the Church
The Holy Father is challenging the defensiveness that has so harmed the Church’s mission