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Blessed John Henry Newman (Photo: CNS)

Catholic liberals keep trying to claim Newman as one of themselves, by quoting him out of context: but he was a dedicated scourge of liberalism

Benedict XVI at the general audience in the Paul VI Hall this  morning (AP)

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 14/11/12

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Sir Jimmy Savile claims

One abuse victim’s account offers an instructive take on attitudes to paedophilia

Cardinal Dolan gives the president's address at the bishops' plenary meeting (CNS)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 13/11/12

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Benedict XVI waves at a meeting with the Santa Cecilia association on Saturday (Photo: AP)

As the Pope says, the language is crucial for theologians. So much of St Augustine is lost in translation

A funeral in Ireland reminds me how Christian that country still is in comparison

Pope Benedict greets the crowd at yesterday's Angelus (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 12/11/12

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A Requiem Mass for Czech leader Václav Havel, whose body was cremated (Photo: PA)

Humans require more than secular rites of ‘closure’

Palliative care specialists say doctors must be 'trained appropriately' before they adopt the Liverpool Care Pathway (Photo: PA)

There is too much evidence that the LCP is being used by some doctors as euthanasia by the back door, and that they are wilfully failing to consult: the Health Secretary will be ignored

Archbishop of Canterbury speculation