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Or should the priority instead be on holiness and authoritative teaching?

It’s time for reform. No pontificate can reach its full potential with an incompetent Vatican bureaucracy

Bishops concerned by ‘utilitarian approach’ to university funding

Bishops’ message echoes Cameron’s call for a big society

Bishops of England and Wales say the papal visit gave them confidence and strengthened their identity as Catholics

Dr Rowan Williams had been invited to Rome to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Pontifical Council for Christian Unity

Dr Rowan Williams tells Vatican Radio he hopes the new structure will deepen appreciation of the Anglican patrimony

Pope Benedict XVI expresses ‘spiritual closeness’ to 37-year-old woman convicted on charges of blasphemy in Pakistan

Pope Benedict XVI asks that the Pakistani government release Asia Bibi and expresses his spiritual closeness to her and her family

Benedict XVI continues his series of reflections on women in the Church