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Pope Paul VI would not altar the Church's position on artifical contraception Photo: CNS

The Church is not here to appease the wider world or indeed, lay Catholics

The Houses of Parliament (Photo: PA)

Or is the phrase too hostile for non-believers to engage with it properly?

North Koreans pay tribute to Kim Il Sung, the country's founder Kyodo)

Exaggeration does us no favours in the abortion debate

John Paul II, at Bellahouston Park, near Glasgow, in 1982, coined the phrase 'culture of death' (Photo: PA)

The last two popes have said it all: or should we keep quiet about that, too?

The Houses of Parliament have passed laws that are anti-family and anti-life (Photo: PA)

Debate: Is Britain a moral wasteland?

Or is it still a civilised, Christian country that leads the way on many moral issues?