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Print edition 21.09.12

Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – news, features, comment, letters and reviews – is only available to subscribers.

This week, Daniel Kawczynski MP urges Britain not to abandon Libya; Fr Andrew Browne recalls his struggle to comfort families after the Hillsborough disaster; Simon Caldwell says Eamon Duffy’s new history exposes the horrors of the Reformation; and Rhoslyn Thomas braves downpours and blisters on an arduous pilgrimage to Walsingham. Fr Augustine Aoun, meanwhile, says Benedict XVI gave Lebanon’s young people a tornado’s worth of joy. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 14.09.12

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This week, Bishop Kieran Conry says British Catholics should get ready for a new springtime; Lord Patten tells Luke Coppen that some Vatican officials were surprised by the success of the papal visit; Andrew M Brown predicts that it will be a hard century to be a man; and Piers Paul Read says the arts won’t save your soul. Edward Pentin, meanwhile, notes that even Hezbollah is welcoming Benedict XVI’s forthcoming visit to Lebanon. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 07.09.12

Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – news, features, comment, letters and reviews – is only available to subscribers.

This week, Paul Johnson recalls the day an archbishop burned his writings in front of a cheering mob; Tim Stanley assesses Paul Ryan; Madeleine Teahan says Britain doesn’t really welcome disabled people; Fr Simon Penhalagan describes an incredible experiment in evangelisation; and Michael Wenham, who has Motor Neurone Disease, writes about meeting Tony Nicklinson. Plus, we offer an extra four-and-a-half-page guide to some of England’s best Catholic schools. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 31.08.12

Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – news, features, comment, letters and reviews – is only available to subscribers.

This week, Sarah Mac Donald meets Richard Moore, a Northern Irish Catholic who has forgiven the soldier who blinded him as a boy; Freddy Gray says the R-question is one pro-lifers can’t dodge; Rory Fitzgerald urges Pussy Riot to grow up; and Melanie McDonagh asks if she and social workers could have done more in her uncle’s last days. Pastor Iuventus, meanwhile, says we mustn’t forget that Prince Harry does have virtues. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 24.08.12

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This week, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor tells Luke Coppen about his hopes for Christian unity, his worst and proudest moments at Westminster, and the joy of attending a papal conclave; Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith asks how the Church in Britain can reverse its decline; and David Twiston Davies remembers the distinguished military historian Sir John Keegan. Meanwhile, Mary Kenny is inspired by the champion boxer who prays for her opponents. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 17.08.12

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This week, High Court judge Sir Paul Coleridge speaks about his mission to mend marriage; David Howell recalls the night that Pope Benedict XVI and one million young people were drenched by rain; and Neil Addison urges readers to join the Campaign for Real Catholicism. Tim Stanley, meanwhile, promises his mum that he’ll be nicer to Barack Obama. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 10.08.12

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This week, Ryan Service wonders why Anglosphere Catholics are so badly dressed in church; Madeleine Teahan meets Baroness Hollins, the psychiatrist, opponent of assisted suicide and mother of Abigail Witchalls; Martin Beckford reports on the rise of ‘family annihilation’; and Pastor Iuventus asks why Catholics no longer join groups. Plus, an account by Jerzy Kluger, a childhood friend of John Paul II, reveals a hidden side to the Polish pope. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 03.08.12

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This week, we publish an extract from Vatican Cardinal Raymond Burke’s new book on the Eucharist; Mary O’Regan interviews Fr Thomas Rosica, CEO of Salt + Light Television; Nigel Pivaro reports on the plight of Syria’s Christians; and Melanie McDonagh wonders why Britons have become afraid of free speech. Plus, Dr James Le Fanu asks whether Big Pharma is bad for your health, and Mary Kenny pays tribute to the late Irish novelist Maeve Binchy. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 27.07.12

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This week, we publish an exclusive interview with the Education Secretary Michael Gove; authors Aili and Andres McConnon hail Gino Bartali, the devout Tour de France winner and Holocaust hero; Nicholas Ollivant says the ordinariate cannot survive without your financial help; and Stuart Reid confesses that he’s not a fan of the Olympics. Plus, Tim Stanley urges religious parents to resist an overbearing nanny state, and Quentin de la Bédoyère considers whether the Liverpool Care Pathway is tantamount to euthanasia. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).

Print edition 20.07.12

Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – news, features, comment, letters and reviews – is only available to subscribers.

This week, Norman Tebbit offers a blueprint for fixing Britain’s broken families; Sister Wendy Beckett tells Alicia von Stamwitz that she has found happiness ‘praying with the owls’ in Norfolk; Angelo Stagnaro wonders if his beloved dog is in heaven; and Freddy Gray says Paralympians are great examples of the human spirit. Plus, Ed West hails a sharp analysis of rich and poor, and Piers Paul Read defends the Curé d’Ars’s view of dancing. You can read it all online by subscribing here (for £40 a year). Or, for a hard copy, go here (£75 for a year’s worth).