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Police officers are seen outside St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

I visited Rome prepared for the sight of more police and soldiers, but I hadn’t anticipated how this extra security would change my experience of the city

Duke of Westminster Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor (PA/Toby Melville)

The late Duke of Westminster took his responsibilities very seriously and supported many worthy charities

Pope Francis greets Cardinal Raymond Burke in 2015 (CNS)

History suggests Cardinal Burke is right about the authority of Amoris Laetitia

Demonstrators stage a beach party outside the French Embassy, in Knightsbridge, London, in protest at the French government's burkini ban (PA)

Are the French authorities right to try and ban it? I confess to being a bit torn on this one

Oscar Wilde (AP)

The law in Wilde’s time was not overly concerned with the age of his sexual partners

Gabriele Kuby, 2014 (Wikipedia, Derzsi Elekes Andor)

The author explains why she believes her book has helped spark resistance to the ‘gender revolution’

'Moderate' Bishop Kevin J. Farrell of the Diocese of Dallas. (CNS photo/Rebecca Kirstin Patton, The Texas Catholic)
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Hostility from the authorities, and apathy from its own clergy, have put the Ordinariate’s future in danger. But there could be a simple solution

A detail from the magnificent nave ceiling painted by Mildred Holland (Spencer Means)

This stunning first novel about the ‘Michelangelo of Suffolk’ brings the 19th century vividly to life