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Musical experimentation at Mass seemed a good idea at the time. But the difficulties have only increased

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

The author discusses faith at university, friendships with atheists, and the old Mass and the new

Rigid? Disapproving? Some younger worshippers fit the description

Advent is a chance to deepen our experience of the liturgy – beginning with silence

It’s beautiful, utterly Catholic and uncompromising

Liturgy and ecumenism go hand in hand, as Vatican II’s documents demonstrate

The Ordinariate has achieved the ‘noble simplicity’ recommended by the Council Fathers

Some of the new names will raise eyebrows, but this isn’t the coup some believe it to be

Mgr Guido Marini said it can be better to wait rather than provoking more conflict