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Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond with Cardinal Keith O'Brien (PA Wire)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 06/10/11

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

L'Osservatore Romano has joined Boris Johnson in condemning the date change (Photo: CNS)

Front-page editorial says any move to BCE/CE instead of BC/AD is an attempt to deny the west’s Christian roots

The BBC's website refers to BCE/CE rather than BC/AD as it is 'religiously neutral'

If our timeline does not commemorate the birth of Christ it has no business to exist at all

If only someone like Dolores Hope could act as official censor at the BBC

A censor would not have to be Catholic; just someone who can tell the difference between laughter and obscenity

Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 23/09/11

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

Julia Bradbury and Matt Baker, presenters of Countryfile

The BBC takes on the cold and the rain so you don’t have to

Pope blesses the crowd at the end of his general audience this morning (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 24/08/11

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

Ann Widdecombe spent 10 weeks as a contestant on the BBC's Strictly Come Dancing (PA photo)

Retired MP and Strictly star says BBC religion coverage has ‘improved vastly’ since Aquil Ahmed took over two years ago

Rageh Omaar pictured in the Blue Mosque in Istanbul

The Koran is believed to be the immutable word of God, and so, unlike the Bible, cannot be seen historically

Rageh Omaar at Mecca: he treats his subject fairly

Can contemporary Muslims reconcile history with a model of revelation that claims to be ahistorical?