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Archbishop Peter Smith  (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

Archbishop Peter Smith discussed the upcoming referendum in an interview with Vatican Radio

Boris Johnson MP speaks in favour of Vote Leave (PA)

Brexiteers idolise the state. Catholic tradition has a far richer idea of the common good

Pope Francis visits the European Parliament in Strasbourg in November 2014 (AP)

It seems odd that the Holy Father should so openly take one side in the controversy over European integration

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor (CNS)

The cardinal said Britain could make ‘a vital contribution’ to the renewal of the EU

EU and British flags fly above the EU Commission offices in Westminster (PA)

The Bishops of England and Wales said that Britons should vote based on ‘the dignity of all people’

Fr Mussie Zerai (Peter Klaunzer/Keystone via AP)

The ‘guardian angel’ of refugees

When migrants are floundering in the Mediterranean there is one man they know they can turn to: a sleep-deprived priest who once fled his own homeland

Afghan women wash and dry their clothes in Piraeus, near Athens, yesterday (AP)

Crisis deepens as new regulations may prevent agencies from giving aid

David Cameron at a meeting with European Parliament President Martin Schultz last week (AP)

Most voters will make up their minds by considering the European Union’s achievements, or lack of them

Archbishop Paul Gallagher addresses the UN General Assembly in October (AP)

Liverpool-born archbishop says Brexit would weaken Europe

Archbishop Peter Smith pictured in the 'Jungle's' make-shift church (Archdiocese of Southwark)

Archbishop Peter Smith of Southwark joined more than 2,000 people taking part in the ‘Refugees Welcome’ Day of Action