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Debate: Is it ever right to advise someone not to become a Catholic?

Fr Josemaría Escrivá, played by Charlie Cox, in the movie There Be Dragons (CNS photo/Motive)

Should we always encourage people to convert or can there be good reasons not to cross the Tiber?

Morning Catholic must-reads: 25/03/11

Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, president of the Pontifical Council for Culture (CNS/Catholic Press Photo)

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

Forget that Romero is being hijacked by liberals. He was a holy man and a true martyr

Barack Obama walks past a portrait of Archbishop Oscar Romero in San Salvador's Metropolitan Cathedral (CNS photo/Kevin Lamarque, Reuters)

Barack Obama visited the grave of Oscar Romero today. That worries me

Interview with new Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain: full transcript

Archbishop Mennini speaks at the Mass of Welcome in his honour at Westminster Cathedral (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

Here is the transcript of Anna Arco’s revealing interview with Archbishop Antonio Mennini

Morning Catholic must-reads: 24/03/11

An evacuee mother receives emergency food aid at the evacuation centre set up at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

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

We should pray for all those clergy falsely accused of sexual abuse

Fr John Corapi, a well-known speaker and author, has been put on 'administrative leave' while an allegation against him is investigated (CNS photo/Dave Hrbacek, Catholic Spirit)

There are almost certainly far more of them than most of us realise

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 23/03/11

Benedict XVI arrives for his weekly general audience (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

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

Theologians ought to love this BBC series on the Bible. Too bad it gives in to Dan Brown-style silliness

Dr Francesca Stavrakopoulou, presenter of The Bible's Buried Secrets (Photo: BBC)

In its closing moments the episode last night gave up fact for opinion

Fr Lombardi is wrong: the judgment on crucifixes isn’t about Europe’s Christian roots

A crucifix hangs in a school classroom in Rome (CNS photo/Reuters)

The judges just think that displaying a crucifix is harmless: so why not?

Alice Thomas Ellis: isn’t it time someone wrote her biography?

Alice Thomas Ellis: isn’t it time someone wrote her biography?

She was a highly significant writer, and nearly every important literary person passed through her kitchen