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Bishops release statement as opposition groups prepare for mass demonstrations

Ahead of Parliament vote on Trident renewal, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales said deploying nuclear weapons ‘does not fit within the Just War tradition’

The bishops have said that the use of pornography is a mortal sin

Secularism has filled the vacuum left by the decline of Irish Catholicism

The Archbishop of Dublin says Church faces huge task in communicating its message to young people

Joint statement says Palestinians right to statehood is ‘long overdue’

Archbishop Welby with Pope Francis (AP)

Father Anthony Currer says it is significant that change has been implemented by the Church of England

From a Catholic point of view, nothing much has changed – it is the principle of female ordination that is the sticking point.