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Around four per cent of people who claim to be non-religious even say they pray daily

The next evolution

Atheists will soon start to die out, according to demographic projections. So much for ‘secularisation theory’

The study said that secularists have tended to have fewer children since the 19th century

Londoners and northerners were least likely to believe in a God or higher power

Book review: Where is God in Suffering? by Brendan Purcell

The Church has the highest retention rate of any denomination, but the lowest rate of conversions

Rupert Shortt deploys both St Thomas Aquinas and Bertrand Russell in his defence of Christianity as a way of making sense of the world

Talk of a ‘hierarchical’ God and a ‘vertical’ universe overlooks basic Catholic doctrine

The pessimistic noble Giacomo Leopardi was a precursor to Nietzsche and Samuel Beckett

Morning Catholic must-reads: 14/01/15

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