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The Vatican is acting with unusual determination in the ‘bishop of bling’ case

The recent attack on the Jesus Joy Church, which left at least six people dead, is thought to be the work of Al-Shabaab

Pope Francis has made clear that we will live with the consequences of our actions forever

The McMahon ‘pick’ represents a spreading of the net, though not perhaps a very dramatic one

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