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From Brussels to Washington, the global ruling class is facing an unprecedented revolt. At heart, it is a rebellion against materialism

Bishops in America have expressed their solidarity with the victims of the Orlando shootings and their families

Brexiteers idolise the state. Catholic tradition has a far richer idea of the common good

Campaigners are urging the Vatican to abandon the tradition. They don’t realise how much it has already evolved

Plus: Charles Guthrie on the perils of pacifism

Take a look inside this week’s Catholic Herald

A sneak preview of this week’s issue

Talk of a ‘hierarchical’ God and a ‘vertical’ universe overlooks basic Catholic doctrine

After Mary Beard’s list of important Romans, here’s mine…

Reports and commentary, from Rome and elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

Edward Pentin offers an explosive and compelling account of last October’s family synod