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The US bishops present More as a martyr of conscience. But it was a Catholic conscience before all else

The number is staggering, considering there is only one homeschooler for every 20 students in Catholic schools

The Pope has rejected the German bishops’ attempted reform. Where does that leave ecumenical dialogue?

The order is challenging the secular consensus at elite universities

The US pro-life movement is increasingly confident of overturning the 1973 Supreme Court ruling

Mainstream culture may mock the Church. But secretly, our contemporaries are craving Catholic truth, beauty and goodness

Is Newark’s archbishop emerging as the leader of the ‘Francis party’?

Why Trappist ale tastes better

The monks of St Joseph Abbey in Massachusetts combine jam-making and brewing with ancient monastic traditions

What is it about American society that makes the religious faith of immigrant communities atrophy?

I’m a better Catholic – and a better person – for knowing my own patron