Cardinal Vincent Nichols
What now is the future for the English episcopate? Just when things weren’t looking too hopeful, we get another Ratzingerian appointment. What’s going on?
Is Fr Robert Byrne’s appointment a sign of things to come? How many more orthodox bishops can we now expect?
The permanency of marriage is being undermined – Cardinal Nichols should put the Church’s preparation of couples at the centre of his mission
Blame the Government for food banks where they are really culpable: but this is mainly a global problem – and bishops need to understand that. And the EU doesn’t help
Episcopal attacks on politicians are just too easy; politicians are always unpopular. But the Government isn’t always to blame for much of for the real hardship
Benedict XVI makes surprise first joint appearance with Francis at a liturgical ceremony