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The Church is engaged in a spiritual battle, says Roger Buck – and, in the West at least, it is losing

At the Eucharistic Feast we are unworthy and unappreciative guests

A wonderful new book reminds us that food is not just matter, but is a gift from God

Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle’s autobiography is a story where God put saints in her path to sustain her

History will judge Blessed Paul kindly, for his courage and his deep prayerfulness

The trouble with Wagner

The composer’s anti-Semitism has worrying echoes in today’s society

Overwhelming sorrow and loss are what the saints mean by the ‘mystery of the Cross’

There is a gulf between a Catholic view of motherhood and the way it is portrayed in the media

The author discusses faith at university, friendships with atheists, and the old Mass and the new

It’s been Mary Medlicott’s job to tell stories for more than 30 years