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Here’s an e-petition we should all support: that ‘children’s TV should carry a government health warning’

It is probably better not to expose children to TV at all (Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire)

Whether you agree that Catholics should actually Unplug their Televisions, we need to understand that this is a dangerous medium

Morning Catholic must-reads: 13/10/11

A Copt prays over the coffins of 17 people killed in Sunday's clashes (AP)

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The Joanna Yeates trial and the Salvation Army chaplain who heard a confession of murder

David and Theresa Yeates laying flowers at Longwood Lane, Failand, where their daughter Joanna's body was found Photo: Ben Birchall/PA Wire)

The details of the case have been distressing: surely the jury can hear these in private?

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 12/10/11

Benedict XVI arrives for this morning's general audience (AP Photo)

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The Holy Father calls for a faith stripped of worldly habits

Pope Benedict XVI arrives at the meeting with representatives of Catholic associations in Freiburg (Photo: CNS)

Much of the 1950s, Home Counties Church that I grew up in had become a matter of mere convention

Every time I spend any time abroad, I wonder why, in a ‘global world’, we abandoned a global liturgy

Torreciudad, the Marian shrine rebuilt by St Josemaría Escrivá in Aragon, Spain

Mass in Latin unified the world Church: the vernacular has Balkanised it

Morning Catholic must-reads: 11/10/11

Dr Rowan Williams meets President Mugabe (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

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The broadcaster RTÉ has apologised for falsely accusing a priest of abuse. It’s not the first time for Irish media, sadly

Nora Wall, left, leaves Dublin's Court of Criminal Appeal in 2005 after being declared the victim of a miscarriage of justice (Photo: PA)

Let us hope they will be more careful in future

Morning Catholic must-reads: 10/10/11

Benedict XVI arrives for Mass in Lamezia Terme (AP Photo/Adriana Sapone)

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The dynamic, missionary, ‘evangelical’ Church of today is a world away from unthinking pre-Vatican II complacency

Pilgrims at the World Youth Day closing Mass (Photo: CNS)

What John Allen describes as ‘Evangelical Catholicism’ gives me hope for the future