Catholic Herald logo

Pakistan’s government has announced that Koranic education will be compulsory for schoolchildren

Peter Tatchell is right, free speech is one of the most precious human rights and must be defended at all costs

Peter Tatchell has said that the lawsuit against Ashers bakery was a ‘step too far’

Ten years ago today Benedict began his transformative papacy

Belief in the theory of evolution is no reason for atheism as Dawkins supposes: Darwin himself insisted that the had never been an atheist

After unjust incidents of police interfering with free speech, thank goodness common sense is to prevail

Archbishop Smith: protesters cannot guarantee there will be no disruption

A daily guide to news and comment about the Pope’s visit to Britain

Morning Catholic must-reads: 09/09/10

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

The archbishop and protesters had a ‘frank discussion’ about child abuse, homosexuality and the state funding of the visit