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Nostalgia is something that the laity are looking for at this time of year

A sneak preview of this week’s magazine

How Francis can save the Jesuits

The world’s largest male religious order is suffering an identity crisis and a decline in vocations. Can the first Jesuit pontiff lead it out of the doldrums?

Francis has steadily prepared the Church for change. It’s foolish to ignore the signs

Catholics are in desperate need of some moral clarity from the Church

A new book offers fascinating insight into the late pontiff from the likes of Benedict XVI and those who knew Karol Wojtyla growing up

The business of interpreting the Holy Father has become a full-time job for some commentators, and it is hard to see who, apart from them, benefits

Countless Catholics suffered greatly for their faith. Here are nine of the most heroic

We must continue to promote the Angelus despite hostility to the Church

But there is one country where the Church seems to be very wealthy