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Print edition 10.12.10

Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – letters, reviews, news, extra comment and features – is not available online.

This week, Vatican correspondent Edward Pentin reports on the Pope’s choice of nuncio for Britain; Fr James Hanvey continues his series of Advent reflections; and Mary O’Regan argues that Ireland should have listened to John Paul II before joining the euro. Plus, Simon Caldwell praises the new Narnia film, and Jack Carrigan reviews Light of the World, Peter Seewald’s interview with Benedict XVI. Pastor Juventus, meanwhile, considers donning a sandwich board for Advent.

Print edition 3.12.10

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This week, Andrew M Brown reviews of Gods and Men, a strikingly moving French film about the last months of Cistercian monks who were killed in Algeria. Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith explores the significance of the Holy Father’s remarks on condom use, and John Hinton reviews a book about Joseph Goebbels, the would-be priest who built Hitler’s myth. Robin Baird-Smith, meanwhile, says that rage can be good for us.

Print edition 26.11.10

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This week, Fr James Hanvey SJ begins his Advent reflections. On the 30th anniversary of Dorothy Day’s death, Fr Ashley Beck looks at the fiery activist’s life; John Hinton reviews a book about the Quaker chocolate empires and Fr Adrian Graffy unpacks the Apostolic Exhortation Verbum Domini. Robin Baird-Smith, meanwhile, ruminates on the value of silence.

Print edition 19.11.10

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This week, Mary Kenny suggests the royal wedding will boost marriage; Sister Teresa White FCJ explains why her congregation is seeking the canonisation of its founder, Marie Madeleine d’Houet; Patrick McDermott recounts the mysterious healing of a man paralysed from the waist down; and David Campanale argues the case for a Christian Democrat party in Britain. Stuart Reid, meanwhile, recalls the terrifying moment he thought he had lost his dog.

Print edition 12.11.10

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This week, we offer in-depth coverage of the Pope’s trip to Spain; Philip Booth urges our bishops to support free schools; Andrew M Brown writes about children’s liturgies; and Patrick Kenny remembers the extraordinary courage and holiness of First World War chaplain Fr William Doyle. Plus, Jack Carrigan reports on the unlikely conversion of the son of a Hamas leader; and teenage heart-throb Justin Bieber reveals that he keeps his Catholic faith at the centre of his life.

Print edition 05.11.10

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This week, Fr Christopher Jamison, director of the National Office for Vocation, explains why he’s optimistic about priestly vocations; Edoardo Albert meets Catholics who embrace Islam; and Laurence England asks people struggling with addiction what they think of a controversial project offering cash in return for sterilisation. Plus, Stuart Reid wonders if he is more terrified by a terrorist attack, or Sarah Palin as president.

Print Edition 29.10.10

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This week, Stanley Hauerwas marvels at the Christian life he found upon moving to Britain; Carolyn Reynier interviews a man who tried running away from his vocation only to become the new Abbot of Worth. William Newton hails Pope Leo XIII as the prophet of the Rosary while the artist Patrik Reyntiens describes the turbulent Romanticism of Salvator Rosa exhibited at the Dullwich Picture Gallery. Plus, Stuart Reid reflects on the upcoming debate entitled “Britain has become an anti-Christian country” and wonders whether it is true.

Print edition 22.10.10

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This week, Scott P Richert urges readers not to accept the myth that Halloween is a pagan festival; Mark Greaves interviews a Sudanese bishop who believes civil war may erupt in his country; Sister Janet Fearns salutes a medical missionary who has worked in east Africa for 40 years; and Fr Anthony Symondson hails a brilliant book on Nicolaus Pevsner, an architectural historian “with the spirit of an ant”. Plus, Stuart Reid ponders Disneyland – the world’s number one pilgrimage destination.

Print edition 15.10.10

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This week, we print the full text of a lecture by Archbishop Vincent Nichols at Brixton prison; Desmond O’Grady writes about Mary MacKillop, arguing that only a master novelist can bring her story to life; and catechist Geoff Callister says we need a plan if we are to seize the Benedict Bounce. Plus, Anna Arco writes about her meeting with the Holy Father, and how she almost burst into tears.

Print edition 08.10.10

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This week, Robert Daniels-Dwyer argues that some five-year-olds are ready for Holy Communion; Marc de Jersey speaks to Abbot Paul Stonham of Belmont about the abbey’s pivotal role in England’s Catholic history; and Jerome di Costanzo says it’s time for Catholics to reclaim the word ‘secularism’ from atheists. Mary Kenny considers the religion of Druidism; Stuart Reid ponders shaving off his beard.