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A timely moment to see Of Gods and Men

in the light of the taking of 12 nuns in Syria, Xavier Beauvois’ film about the assassination of Tibhirine is more powerful than ever

His new BBC series resists the contemporary habit of dismissing everything religious as either valueless or meaningless

Remembering the gracious priest who worked at the Maryvale Institute for many years

BBC series explores how the Suleiman the Magnificent submitted Sharia law to his own will

Philippa Gregory and other writers claim the Cousins’ War is an authentic term, but its origins are vague

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was right to make a sharp break with Turkey’s imperial past

I watched Mum and Dad are Splitting Up with some trepidation, but it proved to be a candid and emotional documentary

Both have practised civil disobedience in the national interest: but that is in the highest traditions of their national culture

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