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Sister Cristina Scuccia performs after winning the final of The Voice (AP)

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

A child walks past huts at a former camp for displaced persons most of whom have now returned to their villages, in Bobi, near Gulu, Uganda (PA)

Why I will be returning to Uganda

When the Ebola virus broke out in Uganda thirteen Catholics remained and gave their lives for their patients

Pope Francis (CNS)

Pope Francis is popular with the secular media because they think he’s about to abandon the disciplines of the Church; and they have built him up by denigrating Benedict XVI

The site of a mass grave for children who died in the Tuam mother and baby home

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

Nicky Campbell presents The Big Questions programme on the afterlife

If you want to ponder the afterlife, switch off the television and read an article by Stratford Caldecott

Francis arrives in St Peter's Square for the general audience (AP)

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

A 2007 photo of Mexican Archbishop Carlos Aguiar Retes (CNS)

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

A Lego statue of Jesus at a church at Vasteras, Sweden (AP)

Faced with the drama of sin and death, the ‘Church of Nice’ simply doesn’t cut it

'Atheism couldn’t provide a satisfying answer to her emotions when she fell in love and had a baby' (Photo: PA)

Her story shows how reason can guide people to faith

Meriam Ibrahim

Meriam Ibrahim, sentenced to hang by a Sudanese court for the crime of apostasy, may soon be freed