Unless the Pope formally abrogates the Order’s rights, no Vatican department can investigate the Order – and certainly not the Secretariat of State
Virtually every priest who has worked in Africa knows that this is a serious pastoral issue
The Reformers understood that Mary’s status protects Christian beliefs about Jesus
Blessed Thomas Belson was only 23 when he wrote of his imprisonment. Three years later, he was dead
The Church’s history can be horrifically distressing – I’ve long warned my first-year theology students about it
The Order of Malta, like the Vatican, is a sovereign body. For one to investigate the other is simply incoherent
Take a look inside this week’s Catholic Herald
The Vatican doctrinal chief may be a hard taskmaster, but he has an instinct for finding common ground. Can he heal the Church’s divisions?
‘I was marching to the beat of empty, secular time. I needed to find a new approach to life’
He’s a practising Catholic who opposes abortion and gay marriage. How on earth has António Guterres been appointed head of the UN?