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Why are liberal Catholics so self-righteous about the Church in Africa?

Atheist advertising campaign launched

Neuroscientist Baroness Susan Greenfield makes an interesting critique of “scientism”

The Venerable English College in Rome (Photo: Mazur/

The Church is not against women priests ‘because the Pope says so’

Vote on female bishops

And we should not think we are immune from such problems

Tributes to Savita in Dublin (Photo: PA)

The answers will be harder to find if Savita’s husband and her family decide not to co-operate with the investigation


They are an example to follow but also a splendid and royal rebuke to our times

Dorothy Day's Cause has been endorsed by the US bishops' conference (Photo: CNS)

What sets her apart from other holy men and women is that her early lifestyle was so at odds with her life after conversion

Vatican Pope Easter

Some men just love to make-believe

Sir Jimmy Savile claims

One abuse victim’s account offers an instructive take on attitudes to paedophilia

A funeral in Ireland reminds me how Christian that country still is in comparison