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'King Henry VIII' celebrates Hampton Court Palace's 500th birthday (PA)

A toe-curling Tudor Disneyland

Hampton Court feels more like a historical theme park than a royal palace

One of ours now

Four hundred years after the bitter conflicts of religion, the Church is posthumously reCatholicising Archbishop Cranmer and reclaiming him for our tradition

The adoration of the Magi is depicted in a painting in the Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul in Philadelphia    CNS photo/Nancy Phelan Wiechec

The Wise Men’s journey reflects on our Christian journey too

In 1933 T S Eliot said a 'large number of free-thinking Jews' were undesirable in a Christian society

Jewish poet Emanuel Litvinoff was horrified that Eliot’s anti-Semitic sentiments persisted after the Holocaust

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa speaks at a public rally yesterday after the Prop 8 ruling (AP Photo/Adam Lau)

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