“In his quiet way, Berrigan challenged the powers that be, whether it be war-making, or injustice.”
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This week our editor Luke Coppen reveals the new cost of the Catholic Herald magazine and we report on the women who are suing the NHS after their babies survived abortion. Meanwhile Fr Mark Drew explains why the first Briton to serve as the Vatican’s ‘foreign minister’ has a remarkable personality and Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith […]
This week we bring you all the latest detailed coverage on the Extraordinary Synod on the Family and the Italian priest based in Clerkenwell, London who was suddenly recalled to Rome. Fr Ignatius Harrison explains why we should all pray for John Henry Newman’s canonisation, Alfred Searls reveals which creppy classic has been reborn thanks […]
In this week’s Catholic Herald we have full coverage of the first week of the synod on the family, including a report on the opening Mass and Edward Pentin’s Vatican notebook. Fr Andrew Pinsent explores the life of Bishop Walter de Merton, while John Duddington calls on Catholics to join the great British debate over […]
In this week’s Catholic Herald we have a full report on our interview with Bishop Kieran Conry following his resignation. UKIP MEP Margot Parkers tells Mary O’Regan about the party’s strong Catholic contingent, Fr Mark Drew reveals what Francis is really up to at the Vatican and Patrick West explains why the standards of the […]