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Scripture scholars had started to read the Bible as if it were simply a classic text. Benedict XVI helped to change that

More than 80 evangelical leaders in the UK have written to the College of Bishops

Romanitas was the glue that kept the Empire together. The Church has something strikingly similar

Christians are called to imitate the good Samaritan, Pope tells crowds in St Peter’s Square

In his morning Mass homily, Francis said those who listen to seers ‘do not follow Jesus’

The newly-discovered painting of Judith beheading Holofernes reminds us that the world of the Old Testament is very different to our own

Given the length of Amoris Laetitia, most Catholics are relying on second hand readings of the text

The Bible is on American Library Association’s list of ‘most challenged’ books

Nevertheless the Apostle gave us one of the best lion quotations in the whole Bible