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That’s the point Tony Blair should have made in his debate with Christopher Hitchens

You don’t need to ask the experts for a solution to population decline. It stares one in the face: more babies

But “dialogue” does not mean we have to water down what we know to be the truth

Despite the furore over condoms, Light of the World, the book-length interview with Pope Benedict, is about a whole lot more than sex.

The case of Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian sentenced to death for blasphemy, raises the question whether there can be dialogue with Islam if there is no religious freedom

Why isn’t abstinence suggested occasionally?

We long for a habit of politeness and respect that parents no longer instil in their children

I am not a natural for this kind of thing. I cringe inwardly when people shout at us, as they occasionally do. But I hope we make people think

Pressure is mounting to change the status of civil partnerships to actual marriage

Lapsed Catholics, come back

Sheila Cassidy’s new book ‘Confessions of a Lapsed Catholic’ points to a faith that has not matured