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Morning Catholic must-reads: 13/09/11

Metropolitan Hilarion has urged the Pope to address tensions in Ukraine (CNS)

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Despite his brilliance, St Augustine did produce a few duds

St Augustine: the Shakespeare of Theology (Photo: CNS)

But he was a wonderful writer and preacher: his Confessions ranks as one of the greatest books ever written

Morning Catholic must-reads: 12/09/11

Benedict XVI greets the faithful during his visit to Ancona (AP Photo)

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Anthony Powell’s masterpiece will change your life

Simon Russell Beale played Widmerpool, left, in a Channel 4 adaptation with Miranda Richardson

A Dance to the Music of Time ‘is just like life itself: the same people keep weaving their way in and out’

Should a Taoiseach’s statements be factually true or merely emotionally satisfactory?

It seems that Enda Kenny is happy to let foreigners at the Vatican take the blame (Photo: PA)

Surely, one lesson has been learned from the abuse crisis: lies and half-truths can be deadly

At 84, the Pope is preparing for a gruelling visit to Germany which would exhaust a man 30 years younger. How does he do it? Well, there’s an answer to that…

Pope Benedict XVI: a proven people magnet

This Pope is almost a one-man proof of the existence of God

Morning Catholic must-reads: 09/09/11

Archbishop Charles arrives at the Cathedral Basilica of Ss Peter and Paul in Philadelphia for yesterday’s installation Mass (CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec)

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Our Lady, at the supreme moment of human history, chose to say ‘yes’ to life

Photo: PA

Two stories I encountered yesterday offered an alternative to the Ann Furedi perspective

Debate: Has the Dorries amendment helped the pro-life cause?

Photo: CNS

Or has it distracted attention from what’s important?

A Conservative MP wants to ‘untangle unions and religion’ by making it illegal to refuse gay unions in church. Impossible? Maybe not

David Cameron has been urged to separate marriage and religion (PA photo)

Mr Cameron has already sold the pass over religious liberty