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The bookies’ favourite to be the next pope has a fight on his hands, says Luke Coppen

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Elizabeth Scalia thinks Joan of Arc would be considered a madwoman these days

Jonathan Wright marvels at the Japan’s Christians who took up arms against the state

Bishop David McGough says our existence is no cosmic accident

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Labour is in disarray: can Catholic social teaching help? asks Dan Hitchens

Libby Purves on what liturgical traditionalists got right

Fr Mark Drew reveals the real winners at the Orthodox Council

Priests need thick skins, says Fr Raymond de Souza

There’s good reason to be optimistic about Brexit, says Conrad Black

Jacob Fareed Imam on Muslim migrants who turn to Christ

Mary Kenny explains why Euro 2016 is a lesson in morality

Michael White is reduced to tears by Britten

Pastor Iuventus on the Catholic roots of ‘mindfulness’

Piers Paul Read wonders why Catholics voted to leave the EU

Fr Ronald Rolheiser on the psychological problem that makes modern life so hard

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