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Topic: US presidential elections

Catholics for Romney surely now has lift-off, with the announcement as his vice-presidential candidate of a faithful and pugnaciously pro-life Catholic

Paul Ryan, Romney pointedly announced, is ‘a faithful Catholic’ who ‘believes in the worth and dignity of every human life’

Mormonism is not a Christian religion

Mormons live exemplary lives but their religion has nothing to do with Christianity

Why Catholics are flocking to the Bible Belt

There are few Catholics in South Carolina, the reddest of red states, but that is changing fast

Jon Huntsman was crazy to back evolution

Dennis Sewell says most US voters reject the theory because of claims that it makes God and Christian morality redundant

Who is Rick Santorum, who nearly won the Iowa caucus? And can we trust the BBC to inform us about this or anything else in the US elections?

On Sundays Santorum goes to Mass in Latin; but the BBC Washington correspondent says he’s a Protestant. What else will he get wrong?

Newt Gingrich: America’s next Catholic president?

Michael Brendan Dougherty asks whether there will be a second act to Newt Gingrich’s mind-boggling political career