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Funerals aren’t just about the dead. The living hijack them

Don’t sneer at these free spirits

Jay Austin and Lauren Geoghegan took a gamble on the world and lost

Increasingly, I find myself watching drama series where I feel manipulated

I joined for the faith, I discovered humanity

The world is on the move in numbers never seen before. What is a rich Western country to do?

Popular devotions are back

As a new generation a priests revive beauty, the Church is undergoing a restoration

Catholics should go on and on and on about abortion until they lock us up for it

The day Britain turned to Mary

That thousands braved foul weather for the Rosary on the Coast speaks to an eternal, universal need to converse with God

A new era for American Catholicism

As Paul Ryan stands down, a new generation of Catholics is thinking differently

His book on the Lord’s Prayer shows a Pope determined to cut through the waffle