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Poland Auschwitz

Heroic nuns of the Holocaust

Many nuns risked life to save strangers from the Nazis

Pope Benedict XVI  Photo: Press Association

Pope Benedict XVI’s inspiring courage will be his lasting legacy


Is it time for an American Pope?

The next pontiff, whoever he is, will have an enormous task of reforming the Roman Curia

Horse meat found in beef products

We would rather be outraged by Catholics and horses than by state institutions

Iceland Views

We should welcome Iceland’s proposals to ban internet pornography

Benedict XVI prays in St Peter's Basilica (Photo: PA)

He shows that humility is the hallmark of authentic Christianity

Cardinal Peter Turkson (PA)

The dancing in the streets would last for months

Pope resigns

Must we endure the ‘experts’ on Catholicism?

Mideast Israel Wartime Pope

A new book re-evaluates Pius XII and the Holocaust

'We think of Henry VIII and the destruction of the monasteries, but that was not the end of the destruction, it marked the beginning'

‘Bigot’ is the latest of a long line of insults thrown at Catholics