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The Secret Letters of Pope John Paul II aired on BBC One on Monday night

Morning Catholic must-reads: 16/02/16

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

That St John Paul II had a friendship with Prof Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka is no shock. Saints often have a genius for friendship

Monday’s Panorama programme will focus on St John Paul’s friendship with a Polish-born philosopher

What ‘mercy’ actually means

Mercy is something more than charity

A new door opens

Mercy is absolutely at the heart of the Catholic faith, both doctrine and practice

Traditionalist movement responds to request by bishops of England and Wales for 2008 prayer to be revised

Wlodzimierz Redzioch explains that Stories about Saint John Paul II was written to fill a void left by the late pope’s death