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St. Peter's Basilica in Rome (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Doctors, activists, clergy and academics will gather for a medical conference in Rome to look at the role of conscience in healthcare for mothers

The baroness is catastrophically misinformed about the Third World

The Catholic Herald’s report on the passing of the Polish pontiff from 2005

The atmosphere of prayer was palpable as tears flowed

St John Paul II recognised the importance of post-abortion women

This experience of exile taught the future pope that authentic sources of purification and renewal could be found there

The Holy See has ended a historic quarrel and promoted world peace

The European Union is withering because it has uprooted itself, he says: unless it returns to God, its institutions are finished

The Church has a centuries-long history of promoting scientific inquiry

An up-to-the-minute guide to the historic ceremony in Rome