Dan Hitchens

Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity, who died in 1906, is likely to be declared a saint this year

Without Catholics the European Union might never have existed, but today some see it as a godless superpower that’s past its sell-by date

The cardinal met a group of survivors this morning after four days of questioning by an Australian royal commission

No one can be sure – and perhaps we shouldn’t read too much into them anyway

No longer seen as a ‘counter-cultural foghorn’, the great writer is becoming increasingly popular – and relevant to modern life