The downpour was certainly penitential, but also strangely uplifting

Dante thought politicians had ruined Italy. His poem takes revenge

High-minded members of the professional class disdain the sport, but they miss the point

‘Karol, the man who became Pope’ mixes modern history, moral dilemmas and human situations

The Vatican is apparently preparing a response. But what can they really say?

The response to SVP appeals from priests and parishioners has been overwhelming

The 2001 terror attacks shook the Pontiff deeply

Cardinals Wuerl and Cupich have offered notably different reactions

This was Britain’s most powerful Catholic gathering since Pope Benedict XVI’s visit in 2010

I will remember this National Eucharistic Congress for years to come