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On the 400th anniversary of his death, we should celebrate the Christian understanding of our national poet

The vestments created by Helena Wintour will be on display from October

The Society of Jesus had a huge influence on European drama at the time

Generations of Englishmen have ignored or smothered the Bard’s ‘treacherous’ popery

Unlike the pseudo-scripture of our age, the texts are timeless

Smacking is not abuse and parents should not be penalised for it

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Sir Derek Jacobi is wrong to think that Shakespeare could not have written his own plays; the greatest poet and dramatist of all times was an Englishman and a Catholic