Catholic Herald logo
In Malta, the Duke of Cambridge views The Beheading of John the Baptist (AP)

A Renaissance painter for the age of ISIS

Caravaggio is the perfect artist for our modern, divided era

Take a look inside this week's Catholic Herald

What’s inside this week’s magazine?

Take a look inside this week’s Catholic Herald

Pope Francis blesses pilgrims at yesterday's Angelus (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 31/10/16

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

Auctioneer Marc Labarbe and art expert Eric Turquin with the painting claimed to be by Italian master Caravaggio (AP)

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

Pope Francis circles the altar with incense during a Mass in Revolution Square in Holguin, Cuba (PA)

The Pope addressed thousands of Cubans on the feast of St Matthew

Frederick Wiseman’s film uncovers the inner workings of the National Gallery (CNS)

Frederick Wiseman’s new film about the National Gallery is reassuringly serious

The drawings will be authenticated by a specialised geometric test

The Descent by Caravaggio will take part in the exhibition ‘The Word made image’ at the Prado museum

The 'Deposition From the Cross' by Caravaggio (CNS photo/courtesy of the Vatican Museums)

The latest masterpiece, found in Campion Hall, does not look like much to me

Public can see painting of Paul V for only the second time