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The gold statue of the figure of justice at the Old Bailey (PA)

All people, whoever they may be, are innocent until proven guilty and have a right to their good name

French soldiers secure St Joseph Cathedral after an attack by Seleka rebel fighters in the Central African Republic in July last year (CNS)

How can the Pope visit this troubled country safely?

Prime Minister David Cameron meeting President Xi in Beijing in 2013 (PA)

China continues to persecute Christians, but our hypocritical government will do nothing to hold President XI to account during his state visit

Giles Fraser said that we must learn to worship in tents not temples (PA)

The Reformation with its attendant iconoclasm stripped England of much of its numinosity

The visit of the relics of St Thérèse of Lisieux to England and Wales in 2009 (© Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

It is time to invoke the prayers of Saint Therese of Lisieux and Saint Martin of Tours for world peace

Russian President Vladimir Putin (AP)

Astonishingly, the Russian Orthodox Church has backed Putin’s bombing campaign

Pope Francis addresses Congress as Catholics Joe Biden and John Boehner look on (AP)

The Pope’s speech to Congress was superb

The Holy Father managed to deliver an address that challenged both sides of America’s cultural divide

The ‘Hegelian’ Cardinal Kasper in conversation with Italian Cardinal Ravasi

Edward Pentin offers an explosive and compelling account of last October’s family synod

Richard Madden and Holliday Grainger star in Lady Chatterley's Lover

It’s time we laid the likes of The Go-Between and Lady Chatterley’s Lover to rest

Pope Francis and Cuba's Fidel Castro shakes hands yesterdat (AP Photo/Alex Castro)

Why did Pope Francis meet Fidel Castro?

The Holy Father wants to reach out to public sinners, even Communists