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Jesuits at the last general congregation in 2008 (CNS)

Jesuits prepare to elect new leader

The Society is holding its first general congregation since 2008

'It's very difficult to approach someone who has their head buried in their phone': A Pokémon Go player

A backlash has begun – but it’s the manufacturers, not the players, who are being blamed

A statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in the Dominican Basilica of St Stanislaus in Lublin, Poland (CNS)

Evangelisation needs to do what Christ did: radiate love

The Dowry of Mary pilgrimage at Walsingham (Photo: Mazur/

Some see the devotion as archaic but at my parish it has become a major event drawing Catholics and non-Catholics alike

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston baptises a catechumen during the Easter Vigil (CNS)

The place we need to look for instruction is the American South

St Augustine’s Church, Ramsgate (Ludmila Griffin)

A few years ago St Augustine’s, Ramsgate, had just one Mass a week. Today the restored shrine welcomes 10,000 visitors a year

'We need to make profound changes in the way we do things' (Mazur/

A report on the state of Catholicism in England and Wales makes for worrying, if not surprising, reading

Mark Zuckerberg, centre, and others use VR goggles in Berlin last week (Photo: AP)

Evangelisation: the next frontier

Virtual reality headsets are being heralded as the future of communication. They could give seekers an awe-inspiring introduction to the Church

Jeremy Corbyn speaks with supporters outside. - NEWZULU/RITA

Rather than be ‘armchair Christians’, we have to go to the people – similar to Corbyn’s leadership drive

St Pope John Paul II used the term 'new evangelisation' in his encyclical Redemptoris Missio (Photo: PA)

Fr Jonathan Cotton offers six steps that can prepare Catholics to share their faith