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John Boyne’s latest novel, A History of Loneliness, is driven by blunt ideology rather than subtle ideas

Mr Uche has been accepted for seminary training by Bishop Thomas McMahon of Brentwood.

Pope prayed privately with the 10 men before ordaining them to the priesthood

Or are parishes more effective with one lone priest fully immersed in the life of his flock?

As the heart of St John Vianney, patron of parish priests, visits England Mary O’Regan profiles 10 priests leading remarkable lives

Ireland has seen two nasty extremes: fawning over and hatred of priests. The solution lies in rediscovering what the priesthood is about

Is good oratory absolutely crucial or is it low down on the list of sought after priestly qualities?