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The reinterment of Richard III in a Protestant cathedral demonstrates how firmly in place still is the anti-Catholic ascendancy his defeat at Bosworth made possible

There will be no prayers for his soul at this interfaith farrago in the presence of leaders of ‘the world faiths’ and the archbishop of Canterbury

Cardinal to preach at cathedral in front of remains of Richard III

Cardinal Nichols will also celebrate Requiem Mass for Catholic king

Henry VIII and his ‘cursed’ marriage

The King believed his first marriage had broken a biblical rule against marrying your brother’s wife

The Wars of the Roses must not be rebranded as the Cousins’ War

Philippa Gregory and other writers claim the Cousins’ War is an authentic term, but its origins are vague

Like Richard III, Henry VII’s reputation is sullied by the disappearance of the two princes

There is no evidence of endowments set up to pay for prayers for the princes – Henry may have been scared of inspiring a religious cult

Does the reputation of Richard III deserve rehabilitation?

The Catholic culture of the time may have persuaded Richard that the Princes in the Tower needed to ‘disappear’

The bodies might be gone but the Tudor appetite for desecration still chills the blood

The fate of James IV of Scots seems to point to a tradition that left the Tudors inured to the mistreatment of the dead

The romantic but violent story of the real White Queen

Elizabeth Woodville was an extraordinary and beautiful woman whose descendents still rule us

I don’t mind where they bury Richard III; but having been denied Christian burial by Henry Tudor, he must now be given a Catholic funeral Mass

To bury England’s last Plantagenet King, a man of considerable piety, as though he had been a Protestant would be an utterly offensive act

Richard III: not as nasty as you thought?

Should the last king killed in battle be given a Catholic burial in Westminster?