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Even before the Vatican approved Jacinta and Francisco’s miracle, the Fatima seers’ holiness was obvious

A priest hears a confession at Christ the King Church in Irondequoit, New York

With Humanae Vitae in mind, I have a couple of questions about Confession that need answering

What I saw in the megachurches

American Evangelical churches pack in more than 2,000 worshippers every week. Our parishes have much to learn from them

Last year, I was writing on mental illness and the Incarnation. It’s nice to have a common-or-garden sickness instead

When my host invited me to help teach the next class, I didn’t realise what I was getting myself into

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

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

Rigid? Disapproving? Some younger worshippers fit the description

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

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