St Thérèse of Lisieux

French bishops give their backing to effort at plenary meeting in Lourdes

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If Catholic blogging is limited to Vatican politics and the personality of the Pope then it will run out of steam.

Father John Udris, who is investigating GK Chesterton’s Cause, says his public persona belied humility

The late pope’s father was instrumental in forming Karol Wojtyła’s faith

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None of us is immune from the temptation to dissent

Council of Cardinals gather in Rome for three days of talks with Pope on reform of the Vatican

The Catholic Church ‘thinks in centuries’ and this phrase rests on the received wisdom that time needs to pass before we can make a judgement on someone

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