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Newly ordained members of the ordinariate (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

In the five years since I became a Catholic I have seen the hand of God’s blessing

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General view of Valletta. (PA)

Rest in peace Archbishop Joseph Mercieca

Visiting nuns venerate the relics of St Thérèse of Lisieux at Westminster Cathedral (PA)

She never had any children, but as a dormitory mistress she lavished her maternal gifts on us

Fr Mussie Zerai (Peter Klaunzer/Keystone via AP)

The ‘guardian angel’ of refugees

When migrants are floundering in the Mediterranean there is one man they know they can turn to: a sleep-deprived priest who once fled his own homeland

Hundreds of young people attend the regular Youth Vigils at the monastery

A hot spot for spirituality

A Viennese monastery famous for its chart-topping chant album is also breaking records for vocations. What is the secret of its success?

The Club: if you’ve got the stomach for this Chilean film, you’ll be richly rewarded

Pablo Larrain’s latest film about a group of disgraced priests refuses to offer easy answers

Pope Francis has approved a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Teresa of Kolkata (CNS photo courtesy Catholic Press Photo)

The answer to our problems in the materialist West is not more materialism

Pope Benedict in 2008 (AP)

Our leaders’ response to his Regensburg address showed they had not only lost their nerve, but also their ability to think

The author with Patti Fordyce outside Westminster Cathedral today (© Westminster Cathedral)

When we saw a protest for women’s ordination outside a Chrism Mass, we knew we had to offer a response