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Great Britain's Nicolas Woodbridge competes in London 2012's Modern Pentathlon at Greenwich Park

Greenwich Park may have been permanently damaged, whatever the appearances that it has been restored to what it was

Mary Whitehouse leaves the Old Bailey in London in 1982 (PA)

She wasn’t afraid of being laughed at by the fashionable intelligentsia. Her passion for decency and her hatred of ‘filth’ were inspired by her love of God

Pope Francis embraces Pope Benedict XVI during a ceremony in which Francis blessed a new statue of St. Michael the Archangel  (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)

The Holy Father sees the reform of the Roman curia as involving a great deal more than any mere inefficiency in its administration

Bishop Kieran Conry  (Photo: Mazur)

Which formerly Catholic adoption societies have changed their names, accepted the law, and been quietly accepted by their bishops?

Pope Francis  (Photo: CNS)

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

Pope Francis's now famous empty chair (AP)

What exactly is the meaning of that ‘Enigma of the Empty Chair’? Everyone seems agreed that there must be one

Pope Francis  (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

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

Benedict XVI and Pope Francis (Photo: CNS)

It would have been a kind of tragedy if this “strong document” had been privately published

The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Rev Justin Welby (PA)

Above all, ARCIC is the institutionalisation of the indifferentism which has so weakened faith in the parishes since the Sixties

The Archbishop of Canterbury Most Reverend Justin Welby is to visit Pope Francis on Friday (Photo: PA)

To behave as though women priests and gay bishops make no difference to our relations is to do violence to the truth