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For 50 years, the truth about Pius XII’s battle against Nazism has been suppressed. But new evidence makes his heroism undeniable

Sister Agnes Walsh’s heroism has long been overlooked – her own family learned the full story only last year

Major historians such as Sir Martin Gilbert have demolished the myths first perpetrated by the Soviet Union

The BBC conceded it was false to describe the Church as being ‘silent’ in the face of Nazism

Archbishop Villegas says Filipino virtues are being replaced by ‘cuss words, lies and vulgarity’

Docat is an entertaining but uncompromising adaption of the Catechism of the Catholic Church for young readers

Anti-Semitism is still rife in society – some of it carefully concealed. Catholics must help to fight it

Blessed Mary Elizabeth saved the lives of more than 60 people

George Weidenfeld says he has a ‘debt to repay’ after Christians helped him reach and settle in Britain in 1938

The Pope spoke to a group of young people during his two-day visit to Turin