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Patriarch Kirill of Moscow is among 300,000 signatories to a new pro-life petition

A child with Down’s syndrome is a living human being, with the same longing to be loved as the rest of us

A dramatic narrative account of the Russian Revolution is appalling and riveting at the same time

A book by former director-general of the BBC, Mark Thompson, makes a case for the importance of rediscovering a shared language

In modern society, fear of God has been replaced by fear of death

A play depicts a family campaigner as a zombie whose eyes are poked out. This is about more than one person’s good name

Vanier gave up her job as a hospital consultant to start the first L’Arche community in Britain

Bishops have a duty to challenge ‘devout Catholics’ whose actions contradict Church teaching

Christians have to resist a reductive reading of human beings as merely complex brains

She did not leave her room for 24 hours when Mother Teresa told her she wanted to be a missionary