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Victorious squad visits shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico

Money will help Haitians to rebuild homes and churches

Apostolic Visitor calls for Oratory ‘to be allowed to continue its work without hindrance’

Print edition 13.08.2010

Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – letters, reviews, news, extra comment and features – is not available online. This week, Ryan Service struggles with Cardinal Newman’s voluminous writings; Andy Phillips deplores the rise of ersatz Celtic spirituality; Fr Robert Barron urges novelist Anne Rice to return to the Church; and Russell Sparkes explores why the relationship between Catholics and the Labour Party soured. Plus, Stuart Reid finds himself in a spot of ecumenical bother.

Key chains, candles, shirts and raincoats are among the goods on offer

Staff at Catholics with Attitude said they were stunned by the messages

Auxiliary Bishops Raymond Field and Eamonn Walsh offered to resign last December

St Stephen of Hungary (August 16) was humble, and worked for the poor – yet did not always turn the other cheek

Scripture readings for the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

The Solemnity of the Assumption: Rev 11:19, 12: 1-6 & 10; 1 Cor 15:20-26; Lk 1:39-56