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GK Chesterton was horrified by Nazism

All who love Chesterton should read this scholarly, sympathetic and insightful study.

GK Chesterton reads on a bench in Brighton on October 30, 1935 (AP)

No longer seen as a ‘counter-cultural foghorn’, the great writer is becoming increasingly popular – and relevant to modern life

A woman waves an Irish flag at the Mayor of London’s St Patrick’s Day parade (Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA)

The Irish Catholicism that used to define so many English cities now seems as remote as Newman and Manning

The Pope holds a pocket-sized version of the Gospel that was distributed by the homeless during the Angelus (AP)

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Activists in Islamabad hold a banner deploring the couple's murder (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 06/11/14

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GK Chesterton in Brighton in 1935  (AP) Below: Statue of St Therese Lisieux at The National Shrine of St Therese in Darien, USA (CNS)

Father John Udris, who is investigating GK Chesterton’s Cause, says his public persona belied humility

New Auxiliary Bishop of Birmingham Fr Robert Byrne (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Is Fr Robert Byrne’s appointment a sign of things to come? How many more orthodox bishops can we now expect?

Cardinal O'Malley: 'Church will not change teaching on indissolubility' (CNS)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 20/03/14

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

Morning Catholic must-reads: 21/10/13

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