Even the very greatest saints in the Christian calendar, like Francis of Assisi, are only “Christ-like” insofar as they have come to reflect their divine Master
Topic: Margaret Thatcher
A Tale of Two Speeches: the Queen’s imaginary World War III address; and the ‘Evil Empire’ speech, which showed why it was a futile exercise
It was the détente policy dismantled by President Reagan which had placed us in danger: rearmament and confrontation which made us safe
Last Saturday’s ‘Young Margaret’ offered some telling insights into the former prime minister
Conviction politics is back, they say. But will the politicians keep it up; and do they really mean it?
If you believe that there is such a thing as truth, then you have to tell those who disagree with you, voters or not, that they are just wrong
A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church
The Dean of St Paul’s is right: it is not ‘appropriate’ to protest at Mrs Thatcher’s funeral. A funeral is about respecting another person’s humanity
Those who have protested against her are in any case mostly those from whom she rescued us
Reports suggest Margaret Thatcher will have a street in Madrid named after her.
Radek Sikorski, Poland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs has described Thatcher’s fight against Communism as a “moral inspiration”
We have forgotten what this ceremony is about
Margaret Thatcher had her critics, Pope Francis can expect to have his too