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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

St Francis didn’t think animals were ‘almost’ like us – he loved them because they had come from the hand of God

Sir Martin Gilbert was granted the greatest gift that a biographer could ask for, a subject truly heroic to write about

L’Osservatore Romano says Shades of Truth is ‘naïve’ and lacks credibility

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As we approach the canonisations of John XXIII and John Paul II on Sunday, we remember five important aspects of the saints’ lives