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The Ratzinger revolution

His writings will one day inspire a generation to revolt against the West’s secular consensus

A crucifix which survived the destruction wreaked by ISIS is becoming a symbol of the Iraqi Church’s rebirth

A Muslim father’s letter to his sons is thoughtful but leaves important questions unanswered

Guido Reni and Gerard Manley Hopkins both see beyond suffering to the promise of the Resurrection

My daughter’s primary school is brilliant at upholding a Catholic ethos

If Russia and Iran withdrew their support from Damascus, Mr Assad would not survive the month

Why the Catholic Church in Africa has flourished: unflinching fidelity to the teachings of Christ

Cardinal Müller’s letter is a small but significant step. Canonically speaking, there’s no need to panic

Why is their plight of so little interest to the wider world?

Two and a half square miles of peculiarity await visitors to the British Overseas Territory