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Daily readings: June 14-22

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, 2 Sm 12:7-10, 13; Ps 32; Gal 2:16, 19-21; Lk 7:36—8:3 (Year C)

Laura Keynes

Laura Keynes has joined Catholic Voices after returning to her childhood faith

The Gothic St Vitus Cathedral in Prague

St Vitus (June 15) is the patron saint of Prague, coppersmiths and actors

Pope Francis in St Peter's Square (AP)

German Thomas von Mitschke-Collande is asked to assist the Pontiff

Print Edition 14.6.13

In this week’s edition of The Catholic Herald Alicia von Stamitz interviews American Benedictine nun, Sister Joan Chittister; Laura Keynes, the great-great-great-grandaughter of Charles Darwin explains why atheist triumphalism led her to become a Catholic apologist; Simon Caldwell meets young urban missionaries in Manchester; Melanie McDonagh argues it’s no insult to the poor if Pope […]

Rabbi Abraham Skorka (CNS photo/David Agren)

Rabbi Abraham Skorka praises Pope during Rome visit

Protests in Egypt last month, aimed against the Muslim Brotherhood government (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

Cleric warns of looming catastrophe for Middle Eastern country

Bishop McMahon (Mazur/

Bishop of Brentwood says Community has been a ‘great blessing’ to his diocese

Pope Francis arrives for the general audience (AP)

‘Even within the same family, there are so many internal wars’, Pontiff says