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Antonio Conte, manager of Chelsea, is on the record about the strength of his faith, telling newspapers about his prayer life and about meeting the Pope

When doctrine crumbles, practice usually catches up in a few decades

‘You are precious in God’s eyes, and you are precious to the Church,’ Pope Francis said

The Cardinal and the Pope Emeritus understand that priests and bishops have a special requirement to constantly renew their life of prayer

Callista Gingrich will have a delicate task. Her indefatigable husband could complicate things

We need to start taking these blessed creatures seriously again

Cardinal Joseph Zen says that, in their desperation for a deal, the Pope’s advisers seem to want ‘success at any cost’

Against the odds, Rosa Pich and her husband, Chema, became the parents of Spain’s largest family. Then tragedy struck

Diplomacy can disguise the fact that human beings are at the centre of international politics, however powerful their public status

Frank, uncompromising and at times brutally honest, the debate shows an alternative way forward for ecumenical dialogue