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Edmund Burke, as painted by Joshua Reynolds

The father of modern conservatism offers fresh ideas for both Left and Right

Jacob Rees-Mogg believes Pope Francis is a 'great thing'

The MP on folk Masses, Tony Blair and why he wants Left-wing Catholics to join the Tories

A US Marine at the Khe Sanh combat base in Vietnam in 1968  (Photo: Rick Merron)

Justin Portess finds a surprising bond with a homeless man in New York City

Fr Henryk Borynski was renowned for voicing his strong opposition to Communism from the pulpit

A brave priest’s disappearance still haunts Britain’s Poles

Rio Archbishop Tempesta preaches at the foot of Christ the Redeemer (CNS)

Within the next two decades Brazil may no longer be a Catholic-majority nation

A server leads a procession out of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Bangui in the Central African Republic. The cathedral’s rector was abducted in April (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

Jonathan Luxmoore says clergy are being kidnapped, tabernacles profaned and Church hospitals ransacked in the Central African Republic

A man calls for the excommunication of US politician Nancy Pelosi (CNS)

The Church only ever uses the penalty as a last resort – a shock tactic to bring people back to God

Abraham Lincoln: a supposed target of the Jesuits

The Society of Jesus has inspired some of the most bizarre conspiracy theories you will ever read

Ben Summerskill receiving an OBE in 2009 (Johnny Green/PA)

In the first of our interviews with prominent critics of the Church, the Stonewall chief executive explains his views on same-sex marriage, the adoption agencies and Soho Masses

Pilgrims lift a Cross for hire outside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre (AP)

You don’t have to take a package tour to have a successful visit to the Holy City