Mon 21st Jul 2014 | Last updated: Sun 20th Jul 2014 at 22:49pm

Facebook Logo Twitter Logo RSS Logo
Hot Topics

Topic: Pius XII

Should the Pope push through the canonisation of Pius XII?

A new book suggests the wartime pope used all the means within his power to help Jews

Morning Catholic must-reads: 16/06/14

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

Pope Francis: ‘Pius XII’s Cause for beatification has stalled’

Pontiff tells press during in-flight media conference that ‘no miracle has been found yet’

The two faces of wartime Germany – Hans Frank and Franz Jägerstätter

Blessed Franz, whose feast day was this week, reminds us that the exercise of conscience makes us human

A Securitate General says that Hochhuth’s play was part of a KGB plot against Pius XII’s reputation. The National Catholic Register attempts to discredit this: but serious historians believe it

The NCR’s scepticism is shared by the author of Hitler’s Pope: shouldn’t that in itself give pause for thought?

The death of a martyr and the birth of the atomic age.

Is it ever right to commit such violence?

There’s certainly an ‘end times’ feel to today

Prophecies about the end of the world have always been popular, but the current climate is fertile ground

Morning Catholic must-reads: 19/04/13

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

Will the ‘Hitler’s pope’ slur be put to rest?

A new book re-evaluates Pius XII and the Holocaust

The battle to vindicate Pius XII is being won

The changes at Yad Vashem show that the black legend against the wartime pontiff is on the way out