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The pessimistic noble Giacomo Leopardi was a precursor to Nietzsche and Samuel Beckett

Whatever the crude political message behind President Morales’s crucifix, the Pope transformed it into a higher purpose

Satoko Kitahara, disillusioned by the war, was inspired to become Catholic after meeting Spanish missionary nuns

The story of a rabbi’s unconventional path to the Church

How should Christians respond to historical and current acts of violence? A Protestant evangelical community gives one example

The saint travelled with just one spare cheap sari and a bucket in which to wash her clothes

A 75th anniversary edition of the inspirational author’s House of Hospitality has been published

Written by the winners, history has been harsh to the French emperor

The latest book from the Catholic Truth Society on euthanasia is very well-timed

Many women who succumb to the pressure to have an abortion later speak of their sorrow and regret