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The High Court ruled that a woman with learning disabilities had the right to decide the fate of her unborn child (Photo: PA)

It is too easy to assume that someone who is dependent on others is incapable of making a meaningful life choice

Anne Turner Assisted Suicide

The growing acceptance of euthanasia represents the triumph of atheism over European society

A Vigil For Life

Ireland is at an abortion crossroads

The ‘threat of suicide’ represents a slippery slope towards abortion on demand

Neither Confession nor psychotherapy 'should try to replace the work of the other' (Photo: CNS)

Our faith has profound insights to offer about depression

Quit smoking bids do not last long

Addiction is mostly spiritual, an imbalance of the soul

Alexander VI

Life is all about sex

Birth, copulation and death – I can see why we Catholics get accused of being obsessed

Sister Wendy Beckett, an art critic who lives the life of a hermit, outside the Louvre

To avoid causing scandal, Sister Wendy should perhaps stick to art

Russia Putin

Russia’s demographic emergency

Russia’s population decline is a national emergency, and its attitude to abortion is to blame


Athletes, authors and royals can agree that it’s the greatest job of all

ROYAL Investitures

It is much easier not to be a Christian