family synod

Benedict XVI’s resignation and his enigmatic life as Pope Emeritus have inspired ludicrous conspiracy theories. It’s time to put them to rest

Cardinal Burke tells Mass of Ages quarterly that Catholics should be ‘very concerned’

Writer Mark Shea: ‘If the conquest of death is not a reason to be glad, what is?’

The business of interpreting the Holy Father has become a full-time job for some commentators, and it is hard to see who, apart from them, benefits

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

The past three weeks have shown there is a real fracture within the Catholic hierarchy. Can Francis find a way to lead and unite the conflicting factions?

The three-week gathering has opened up a new appreciation of family life in the Church

Reports and commentary, from Rome and elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

The Global Network of Rainbow Catholics has released a statement in response to the synod on the family