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Would you display your rosary on the bus? (CNS)

Little acts of public piety make me feel self-conscious. Am I just being English?

Cardinal Angelo Comastri, archpriest of St Peter's Basilica, and a recently restored wooden crucifix from the 14th century (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

The Church’s history can be horrifically distressing – I’ve long warned my first-year theology students about it

A Tridentine-rite Mass at the Altar of the Chair in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican in May (CNS)

Rigid? Disapproving? Some younger worshippers fit the description

A woman prays the rosary (AP)

With few prayerful thoughts to call my own, I have relied on the piety of others

The submission of dubia is not uncommon (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Church doctrine and canonical legislation can be complicated to navigate. Dubia seek to end confusion on all sorts of topics

Archbishop Leo Cushley of St Andrews and Edinburgh holds up a poster showing how a new app to find the nearest Church for Mass or Confession is going to look like (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

This app could be the end to Catholics wasting hours on holiday trying to find a local Mass

A fresco in Narnia depicting Blessed Lucy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucy_Brocadelli#/media/File:BeataLucy.jpg)

Today is the feast day of the actual Blessed Lucy of Narnia. It really, really is

Mgr Keith Newton, Ordinary of the British Ordinariate (mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

The Ordinariate has achieved the ‘noble simplicity’ recommended by the Council Fathers

Norwich Anglican Cathedral (PA)

A clear statistical picture is a key part of Christian mission

Clerics and faithful from Eastern Orthodox churches take part in the annual Holy Fire ceremony outside the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem on April 30, 2016. The Holy Fire celebrates Jesus' resurrection. (NEWZULU/abderhman younis)

The saint’s letters prove the first Christians saw Jesus as more than just a prophet and teacher