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From the Catholic Herald of August 5, 2010: The remarkable survival of Jesuit Fathers in Hiroshima has echoes in the Bible and Fatima

MAGNIFICAT: The week ahead

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The farce at Calais cannot go on. We either enforce the law or change it

A preview of this week’s magazine

This sort of thing used to happen all the time: are we now to expect a renewal of the Tablet’s old anti-traditionalist hostility?

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Once inspired by Methodism and Catholic Social Teaching, the party has now become hostile to the faithful – and things can only get worse

The historian’s eye sees here all the principal events of a century of geopolitics

Sins of the saints

Augustine was not the only saint to have ‘once been a great sinner’. Beyond the hagiographies many lived lives of great scandal

Blackout, by Sarah Hepola, is frank and shocking, but ends with hope in a higher power

Are we witnessing the beginnings of an international campaign of defiance against the Catholic moral law?