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The Guardian's office in central London (John Stillwell/PA Wire)

The newspaper’s favourite talks are full of beliefs that are toxic and profoundly anti-Christian

A boy is baptised as his family watches (CNS)

We need a new mission for families, so that parents and would-be parents learn what the Christian vision of family life is all about

Are kids getting enough of him? (AP)

It’s not wrong to make children learn more of the bard

Benedict XVI baptising a baby in January this year

Just before his retirement Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI made a small but significant change to the wording in the rite of Baptism

'The kind of liberal conservatism David Cameron espouses is a mishmash of the good and bad, and is completely divorced from Christian spirituality' (PA)

In the UK today people of a truly conservative persuasion do not have a voice or a political party to represent them

Writers George Bernard Shaw, Hilaire Belloc and G.K Chesterton during a London debate (PA)

His statue could be erected in Fleet Street as a reminder that the not quite pukka occupation of journalism is still a fit occupation for a saint

The National Secular Society think the Bible should be dropped from the popular Radio 4 show (CNS)

Desert Island Discs needs the Bible

The Bible is not simply one of the finest achievements of our culture; it is also the word of God

'The Christian understanding of suffering is the only one which makes sense' (PA)

Popular secular psychology has infiltrated and usurped traditional Catholic spirituality on how we should regard the human person

Japanese Catholics pray for victims of Nagasaki last week at Urakami Cathedral (The Yomiuri Shimbun via AP Images )

Is it ever right to commit such violence?

A pro-life vigil in Dublin last year. Ireland still has a strong Catholic identity

How Catholic is Ireland today?

Enda Kenny’s abortion law will put Catholic institutions on a collison course with the state