The Holy Father sees the reform of the Roman curia as involving a great deal more than any mere inefficiency in its administration
Which formerly Catholic adoption societies have changed their names, accepted the law, and been quietly accepted by their bishops?
The Pope has established himself as a pastor; now, he must assume his role as teacher and defender of the faith in a secular culture
What exactly is the meaning of that ‘Enigma of the Empty Chair’? Everyone seems agreed that there must be one
That can, surely, only be his new Secretary of State, who should know the Vatican well but not be of it. There is one obvious candidate
It would have been a kind of tragedy if this “strong document” had been privately published
Above all, ARCIC is the institutionalisation of the indifferentism which has so weakened faith in the parishes since the Sixties
To behave as though women priests and gay bishops make no difference to our relations is to do violence to the truth
The contribution of the Anglican bishops was feeble: what are they there for?
It’s hardly a personal opinion: these people seem to think that Popes just spend their time spouting their own prejudices