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The German Church, defined by centuries of tension with Rome, is regarded as a bastion of liberalism. But Teutonic Catholicism is much more diverse than outsiders realise

What matters is not so much the precise spot of Jesus’s baptism, but rather the importance of the whole ritual

Claims that Planned Parenthood is selling the remains of aborted children should not surprise us

Throughout her short life, St Kateri Tekakwitha suffered so that she could pursue her calling as a bride of Christ

Whatever the crude political message behind President Morales’s crucifix, the Pope transformed it into a higher purpose

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman, Mexico’s most powerful drugs baron, has escaped for the second time

Satoko Kitahara, disillusioned by the war, was inspired to become Catholic after meeting Spanish missionary nuns

Let us continue talking to everyone, not just talking amongst ourselves

Modern Catholics are too prone to thinking that Our Lord’s Passion and the Divine Gift of His Precious Blood is something locked in the past

In the minds of many Greeks, the Orthodox Church has become part of an arrogant and self-serving establishment