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Mark Greaves

Mark Greaves is news editor at The Catholic Herald

Vocations to religious life have tripled within just eight years

Missionaries of Charity at Westminster Cathedral (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Vocations to religious life in England and Wales are at their highest level since 1995

Vatican accountant arrested for alleged fraud

Mgr Scarano (Photo: PA)

Mgr Nunzio Scarano was already suspended from his duties because of an earlier investigation

Vatican cardinal urges British Catholics to make friends with people of other faiths

Cardinal Tauran meets Sikh leaders in Birmingham (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Cardinal Tauran makes remark while visiting England to meet Sikhs, Jains and Hindus

Archbishop of Canterbury meets Pope Francis for the first time

Pope Francis and the Most Rev Justin Welby (Photo: PA)

Pope Francis says Catholics and Anglicans must work together to defend marriage

Vatican cardinal prays for peace in London interfaith service

Archbishop Emeritus Kevin McDonald, centre, poses with Cardinal Tauran and other religious leaders (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Cardinal Tauran also visits Jain and Hindu temples

Print Edition 14.6.13

In this week’s edition of The Catholic Herald Alicia von Stamitz interviews American Benedictine nun, Sister Joan Chittister; Laura Keynes, the great-great-great-grandaughter of Charles Darwin explains why atheist triumphalism led her to become a Catholic apologist; Simon Caldwell meets young urban missionaries in Manchester; Melanie McDonagh argues it’s no insult to the poor if Pope […]

Bishop McMahon praises Community of St John

Bishop McMahon (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Bishop of Brentwood says Community has been a ‘great blessing’ to his diocese

Bishop says ‘twilight of Christian England’ demands that faithful speak out

Bishop Davies said that in a decade Christianity will be the faith of a “significant minority” in Britain. (Mazur)

Bishop Mark Davies says Christianity being marginalised is ‘not an entirely negative development’

Print Edition 7.6.13

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In this week’s edition of The Catholic Herald Pat McCarthy recounts his overnight stay in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem; Kevin Meagher argues that gay marriage is not a left-wing cause; human rights activist Benedict Rogers explains why he converted to Catholicism; Jessica Abrahams discusses the clash between faith and science with […]

Eleven Sisters who became Catholic five months ago still seek permanent home

The Sisters of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the Oxford Oratory

The community are guests at an enclosed Benedictine monastery but do not know where they will live in future