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Old-style socialists like Jeremy Corbyn may be atheists but they are less likely than the liberal Left to be ideologically opposed to religion

The night I outran my demons

As a young doctor on a cancer ward, I consoled myself with drink and
New Age nonsense. Then one evening I stepped into a chamber of horrors

For good reason, commentators on the Catholic Left could hardly contain their excitement at the papal visit

Nobel Prize-winner Orhan Pamuk received death threats when he spoke up for Turkey’s religious minorities. On a visit to London, he explains why he won’t be silenced

Downton tells us nothing truthful about 1925

America and Britain have helped to endanger minorities in the Middle East

What St Jerome can teach internet trolls

And today Catholic trolls act with all the greater arrogance, hypocritically posting laundry lists

Reports and commentary, from Rome and elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

Reports and commentary, from Rome and elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

A new book charts the historical relationship between the Church and science