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Topic: Afghanistan

Francis wants the Church to be a field hospital: this is what it’s like to work in one

A US Navy chaplain says parishes need to pay more attention to the needs of the wounded

A Tale of Two Speeches: the Queen’s imaginary World War III address; and the ‘Evil Empire’ speech, which showed why it was a futile exercise

It was the détente policy dismantled by President Reagan which had placed us in danger: rearmament and confrontation which made us safe

Saudi Arabia’s diplomacy doesn’t mask its religious intolerance

The Saudi King might want inter-religous dialogue but prayer is all the Church can offer

The word curiously absent from the gay marriage debate: children

It is hard to argue the case against gay marriage using the language of metropolitan liberals

The late Roman Empire was not the twilight of popular myth

Far from being chaotic, Late Antiquity was stable and confident right up until the late 5th century

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 19/10/11

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Archbishop calls for arrest of Koran-burning pastor

Archbishop Lawrence Saldanha of Lahore made his comment following protests in which at least 24 people were killed

Pastor Terry Jones and the rioting Afghan mob believe in a religion without reason

They have something in common, apart from anger: they believe in a religion that has no connection to morality

The lessons of 7/7: Islam, tolerance and American wars

Some have been learnt – the idea, for instance, that Britain should have stayed out of Iraq. But others have not

The day that was too beautiful for war

On July 1, 1916, skylarks were singing, and 20,000 British soldiers died