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Mgr Vincent Foy was ordained a priest in 1939 and served the priesthood for 78 years

Major historians such as Sir Martin Gilbert have demolished the myths first perpetrated by the Soviet Union

The BBC conceded it was false to describe the Church as being ‘silent’ in the face of Nazism

The smearing of Cardinal Stepinac

The wartime Croatian archbishop’s canonisation is being held up by a deceptive campaign

He was the only person ever to have edited the publication twice

The words of Pope Pius XII helped me to understand the seriousness of sin

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

The Vatican liturgy chief reportedly said that priests should act according to their own conscience

A priest views the Second World War as ‘a holy war fought for multiple and mixed motives’

Francis says that the sacrament of marriage is a ‘great act of faith’