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July 1 marks the 100th anniversary of the first day of the Battle of the Somme, the bloodiest day in the history of the British Army

A new book describes why Turkey is right to have an uneasy conscience over its treatment of the Armenians

Francis was speaking delivered a message at a Mass at St Peter’s Basilica on Sunday

Francis was speaking at a Mass at St Peter’s Basilica to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian massacres

We laugh at ludicrous anti-Catholic conspiracies. But we underestimate how many minds they poison, thanks to the latest developments in digital technology

Although we may have not have a truly Christian Remembrance Sunday, it doesn’t mean the ceremony lacks religious significance.

On at least 44 days more than 100 Irishmen were killed during the Great War, but they are only now being recognised

Mary Teresa Connor describes how the First World War took an unbearable toll on her close-knit Irish Catholic family

A peacemaker betrayed

When Pope Benedict XV tried to end the First World War British Catholics shunned him, says Fr Ashley Beck