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We face a crisis of humanity. Christians need to act – through politics, the Church and everyday life

If the essayists are allowed to engage in corny psychoanalysis, then permit me to do the same

Critics have reduced Silence to a missile in the culture wars. It’s so much more than that

The term ‘celebrity’ might be used loosely in the latest series of Big Brother and its spin-off show

Versailles: a Disneyland version of history

The American Catholic dilemma


Will it be President Trump, at war with the Vatican? Or President Clinton, de-Christianising America? The Catholic vote is dividing in unexpected ways

Can Donald Trump win over Catholics?


The hard-charging billionaire has revolutionised American politics while hardly spending a dime. But he is surprisingly elliptical about his Christian faith

Dominic Sandbrook’s latest series explores the hidden meanings of British popular culture

The latest series of The Apprentice is back and it’s as brilliantly awful as ever

The new series of Homeland, opened with Carrie Mathison going to Mass