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Dorothy Day

As Pope Francis makes provisions for priests and abortion, we must invoke Day’s intercession

Syrian refugees who have made it Europe. Many have not been so lucky (AP)

Our response to such images could lead to more future misery

What's inside this week's Catholic Herald?

What’s inside this week’s magazine?

A sneak preview of our latest issue

A police officer stands in front of two Syrian families sitting besides a road after coming from Austria to Germany (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

Britain should copy Ireland, keep its opt-out of a common EU asylum policy, and accept more refugees

The spectacular Room 50a at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London

No one who visits the Victoria and Albert Museum’s Room 50A will leave thinking the Middle Ages were backward

MPs will debate a Bill legalising assisted suicide in Britain on September 11 (PA)

The champions of the Assisted Dying Bill are desperately hoping that Britons will remain ignorant of the euthanasia horror stories emerging from Europe

A scene featuring a rally in Mexico

Film review: Cartel Land

Cartel Land doesn’t make for comfortable viewing, and rightly so

Devout Australian player Digby Ioane (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

When the Rugby World Cup kicks off in England today their devotion will be on full display

For many of the SVP’s 80,000 beneficiaries, the charity is their only source of hope in desperate situations (SVP)

The SVP is holding an awareness campaign entitled “Happy Families?” this month

Nero, depicted by 19th century artist Henryk Siemiradzki

How Rome lost its virtue

An entertainment new history of the first five Caesars contains a serious message about how political morality dies