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Print Edition 4.10.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald John Allen says that no one wants to admit there is a global war on Christians; Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith asks whether the Pope will introduce female cardinals; Megan Hodder interviews Eleanor Stewart about religious life in the 1960s; Fr Kevin Cusick on his experience of serving in field hospitals in Afghanistan and Iraq; and Melanie McDonagh discusses the Church’s ‘quiet war on poverty’.

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Print Edition 27.9.13

In this week’s print edition of the Catholic Herald former Labour spin doctor Damian McBride talks about his controversial political memoirs; Cristina Odone argues Pope Francis has tamed the wolves of Fleet Street; Joseph Pearce reveals how Catholicism saved him from a life of hatred in the National Front; Miguel Cullen interviews artist Michael Landy; Jonathan Luxmoore reports on how Oxford’s Catholic martyrs are finally being recognised; Will Gore reviews Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine; and Freddy Gray on the style and substance of Pope Francis.

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Print Edition 20.9.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald Fr David Forrester discusses the future for seminarians in Britain; historian Leanda de Lisle says Catholics have much to be proud of in the modern age; Fr Julian Large says Fr Faber could one day be blessed; Ann Widdecombe reviews a new book that asks if we are living under a liberal dictatorship; friends and colleagues pay tribute to the late Catholic journalist and press secretary, Peter Jennings; Mark Greaves on slavery in Leighton Buzzard; and Peter D Williams says we shouldn’t shut the door on Jehovah’s Witnesses.

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Print Edition 13.9.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald read our exclusive interview with Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor; RJ Stove reveals the complicated truth of new Australian PM Tony Abbott’s Catholicism; David V Barrett on the cult of death displacing devotion to Our Lady in Mexico; Benedict Rogers says religious intolerance is becoming part of life in Indonesia; and Jonathan Wright reviews a new book on Thomas Aquinas.

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Print edition 06.09.2013

This week Pastor Iuventus ponders demonic possession; Peter Smith describes 10 ways you can transform secular culture; Mary O’Regan meets a man whose life changed when nuns taught him meditation in prison; Jonathan Luxmoore talks to Catholics in Greece struggling with an ecumenical as well as an economic crisis; Leanda de Lisle remembers an outrageously good-looking Welshman who fell for a Queen, spawned a dynasty and then lost his head; and Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith laments the departure of Lord Sacks as Chief Rabbi.

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Print Edition 30.8.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald Fr Mark Drew explains why Pope Francis wants us to turn to Mary; Stuart Reid says Catholics will love Breaking Bad; Rory Fitzgerald argues that Ireland is becoming a tough place to be a Catholic; Tim Stanley on God and suffering; RJ Stove says church music is improving; Sarah Mac Donald interviews Irish missionary Sister Patricia Murray; and Miguel Cullen reviews an exhibition of photography by Francis Goodman at the National Portrait Gallery.

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Print Edition 23.8.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald, there is an extract from Paul Vallely’s excellent new book, Pope Francis – Untying the Knots; Paul McGregor on the hardships facing Catholics in Siberia; Jenny McCartney says Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden were right to blow the whistle; Izzy Losseff and Peter Stanford interview an 83-year-old first time novelist from Hong Kong; Robin Aitken argues the BBC is having a ‘Church-like’ crisis; and Patrick Reyntiens reviews the Royal Academy’s new exhibition of Mexican art.

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Print Edition 16.8.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald, Michael Coren says Pope Francis is playing with the media; Jill, Duchess of Hamilton believes the Bible’s secrets are still waiting to be discovered in the Holy Land; Tom Gallagher introduces Scotland’s new anti-Catholics; Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith interviews author Michael Arditti; and Mark Shea calls for Church politics to kept out of the liturgy.

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Print Edition 9.8.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald Megan Hodder meets Catholic singer Audrey Assad; Fr Mark Drew says he is fed up with false comparisons between Benedict XVI and Pope Francis; Piers Paul Read asks, why did God bless the Irish?; Christopher Howse on the bold priest who brought us gerbils; June Rockett explores how Vatican II shocked great Catholic cultural figures, including Alec Guinness and Graham Greene; and Will Gore reviews Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa.

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Print Edition 2.8.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald we have full coverage of World Youth Day 2013; Bishop Philip Egan talks to Luke Coppen about making converts, his teenage crisis of faith and the worst job he ever had; Peter Stanford meets one of the world’s oldest nuns; Mary Kenny is amused by the new fashion for fasting and silence; and Ed West says the philosophy of Edmund Burke is due for a comeback.

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