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Cover story…

In this week’s cover story, Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith unmasks the great theological divide between Twitter and Facebook

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Mark Dowd recalls the final 24 hours of Oscar Romero’s life

Tom Gallagher salutes Jim Murphy, the Scottish Catholic who stood up to the nationalists

Meanwhile, Jack Carrigan admires the German theologian who made fun of Nazis

Tim Stanley highlights some must-see TV for Catholic who like to be spooked

Pastor Iuventus reveals how to get your spiritual barbecue blazing

And Bishop David McGough meditates on Pentecost

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Madeleine Teahan outlines how the laity can save their churches from closure

Brendan O’Neill reveals what Christians must do for atheists

Dawn Eden urges broadcaster Michael Coren to come back to the Catholic Church

James Le Fanu writes about what water tells us about the Creator

Bess Twiston Davies talks to Mary Meals founder Magnus Macfarlane-Barrow

Fleur Macdonald reviews the Venice Biennale 56th International Art Exhibition: All the World’s Futures

Richard Ingrams reveals the one thing he struggles to forgive Sir Paul Getty for

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