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The international community’s failure to prevent ethnic cleansing may fuel radical Islamism

Magnificat’s reflections on the saint will enrich your understanding of his Gospel

The cardinal has overcome the challenges to his power. How much further can he go?

Austria’s next Chancellor is the commentariat’s new bête noire. But plenty of Christians are pleased by the 31-year-old’s ascent

Some are seeking justification for their racism in the American Church’s chequered history

The Church has survived brutality. But it might not survive the compromising of its values

From women deacons to married priests, Vatican officials seem to be ‘flying the kite’ for several radical ideas

Human embryos are treated as ‘objects’ that can be declared ‘less good’ and left to perish

The Church needs renewal. Does it have the people who can bring it about?

Cathedrals, including Westminster, will light up for Red Wednesday on November 22