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Rural parishes like mine are struggling because of a drop in vocations and a lack of imagination

It’s not just the big bang theory that we owe to a Catholic priest. Many clergy have made enormous contributions to science

The fault lines in Anglicanism revealed at last week’s primates meeting will not simply disappear

Many of the world’s most interesting islands are also sanctuaries of the Catholic faith

The start of the year is a good opportunity to take stock of our faith

A number of dioceses have chosen to place their efforts under the patronage of particular saints and holy people

From dolls to statues, Catholic museums around the world are the most diverse

St Francis Xavier

As a new centre to study relics opens in Oxford, Fr Matthew Pittam takes a look at some more unusual examples

Nostalgia is something that the laity are looking for at this time of year

Countless Catholics suffered greatly for their faith. Here are nine of the most heroic