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We’re running out of cash to care for a rising number of elderly people. That is why we are talking about ‘assisted dying’

Cases such as Dr Chazan’s should make us think twice

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We are in such an atmosphere of uncertainty that even Jane Fonda can love the pope because she thinks he hates dogma: something has to give

How can we help Islam reform when so many western commentators do not understand Christianity?

Pope Francis cannot lead the Church effectively without an effective Curia to carry out his wishes

Seven years ago Benedict XVI’s motu proprio liberated the traditional Latin Mass from all restrictions

An experience at a hospital has made me realise just how extraordinary the Society of St Vincent de Paul really is

One day the superpower will be Christian, and Communism just a distant memory

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