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Today’s Catholic must-reads: 03/10/12

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Stalin smiles at the Teheran Conference, Iran, in 1943 (AP Photo)

So how could a Stalin apologist be a ‘tireless agitator for a better world’?

Mgr Georges Lemaître chats to Albert Einstein in California in 1932 (Photo: PA)

The father of cosmology was wedded to science and the Church

Cardinal Velasio de Paolis is a member of the Vatican's supreme court (CNS)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 02/10/12

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

No yoga here Chris Ison/PA Wire

Yoga is more than just exercise

Compared to other tourist attractions, the Vatican is badly-run Photo:  Pier Paolo Cito/AP/Press Association Images

Never mind Vatileaks, the management of the Vatican museum needs to change

Benedict XVI greats the faithful at yesterday's Angelus  (AP Photo)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 01/10/12

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

The Houses of Parliament (Photo: PA)

Or is the phrase too hostile for non-believers to engage with it properly?

Rival protesters gather outside the Supreme Court in America (Photo: CNS)

In every successful campaign for social reform – from slavery to animal rights – images have been essential

Megan Stammers' mother Danielle Wilson and stepfather Martin Stammers Photo: Clive Gee/PA Wire

As the sad cases of teacher-pupil affairs show, abandonment of traditional morality leads us to tragic incoherence