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Romney 2012

But Obama probably will because of his ‘ideological stance’

Bishop Tawadros is named the new Coptic pope on Sunday (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 06/11/12

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A volunteer tends to a patient in Pennsylvania (Photo: PA)

It was a significant contrast to the sad, hasty and solitary deaths so many people are subjected to, not least on the Liverpool Care Pathway

Cannabis sativa, marihuana, hemp, plant

Tomorrow voters in three US states have the chance to help end failed war on drugs

The Pope greets the faithful during yesterday's Angelus (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 05/11/12

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Timeless     Dave Thompson/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Unlike the pseudo-scripture of our age, the texts are timeless

Pope Pius XII pictured in May 1957 (AP)

The debate about Pope Pius XII in London this month will be an education.

Vatican Pope Pallium

This isn’t about the morality of gay relationships: it’s about obedience—to the Magisterium, and to Conscience properly understood

Pope Benedict marks the 500th anniversary in the Sistine Chapel (CNS)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 01/11/12

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Young boy dressed as a vampire for Halloween (Photo: PA)

Halloween is a post-Christian celebration which compels us to buy things which we don’t need. We should return to our Christian roots and throw All Saints parties instead.