A new, Freudian study suggests the composer’s Catholicism was skin deep
His non-appointment as Bishop of Southwark was a prime example of Anglicanism’s inability to think theologically
The school must reform swiftly to remain a beacon of Benedictine education
David Alton’s inspiring attempts to open up the ‘hermit kingdom’ is an example of Christian diplomacy at its best
Presenter Thomas Asbridge confronts the brutality of the Crusades without lapsing into polemic
The US ordinariate has only just been founded: but already they have a principal church. Ours doesn’t: why is that?
Margaret Thatcher’s confusion and memory loss is sad, but not quite tragic. Her life was not cut short too early: she fulfilled her potential in spades
The police’s zero tolerance policy on demonstrations in St Peter’s Square is the only one possible