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William Oddie

William Oddie

Dr William Oddie is a leading English Catholic writer and broadcaster. He edited The Catholic Herald from 1998 to 2004 and is the author of The Roman Option and Chesterton and the Romance of Orthodoxy.

How anti-Christian is the Green movement?

Cardinal Pell has got it right: the Green ethic IS designed to replace Judaeo-Christianity

Did Mr Cameron say anything to President Zardari about his country’s blasphemy laws?

David Cameron shakes hands with Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari at Chequers (Peter Macdiarmid/PA Wire)

The dysfunctional, corrupt and intolerant nature of the Pakistani state bodes ill for the flood victims

The Anglican Ordinariate will happen; and it will be a blessing for the English Church

The Right Revd Geoffrey Rowell, the third Anglican Bishop of Gibraltar in Europe (Steve Parsons/PA Wire)

But don’t hold your breath: it will take years

Is the crusade against man-made global warming the new world religion?

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says that man-made global warming is incontrovertible (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, file)

The Methodist Church is limbering up for an infallible declaration

The Telegraph may just have made a peaceful papal visit more likely

The former Telegraph offices on Fleet Street (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

The anti-papal media – including the BBC – will now have to watch their step

Now we have real evidence – sexual abuse is not a ‘Catholic problem’

But we still have a fight ahead: the media are out to get us

Sorry, Professor Milbank, Newman was no ecumenist

Sorry, Professor Milbank, Newman was no ecumenist

His advice to you would have been to become a (Roman) Catholic

The English Church is, actually, against the replacement of Trident

The English Church is, actually, against the replacement of Trident

So why don’t the bishops intervene in the current debate?

Archbishop Nichols has got it right about the Big Society

Archbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

Fingers crossed: let’s hope it all goes somewhere

We should become friends of the US, not ‘partners’

We  should become friends of the US, not ‘partners’

There has in recent years been far too much subservience