Trump also commented on the Cathedral’s ‘amazing beauty and great symbolism’.

The passage is remarkably similar to a 2014 blog post criticising Catholic theology

The weathervane contained one of the thorns from the crown of thorns and relics of saints Denis and Genevieve

Police said he had a car nearby to escape the scene of the cathedral

‘It reminds us that we are greater than our brief mortal lives and the petty pursuits that fill it’

Cardinal Nichols and Justin Welby called on the government to do more to help persecuted Christians

Aberdeen Life Ethics Society claims it has been unlawfully discriminated against

The campaign to rebuild the cathedral has so far raised half a billion euros

Fr Jean-Marc Fournier saved the relic along with the Blessed Sacrament

The Hindu nationalist government had tried to turn the day into an ordinary working day

It’s beautifully significant that the rose window, symbolising her receptivity to God, survived the fire

Francois Mauriac writes that on this night ‘it is sometimes made known to souls… that agony and death must not be feared’

As the Archbishop of Paris put it, the cathedral was built to house the Bread of Life

Such a policy, Benedict has now argued, is essential to the salvation of souls

The story of a KGB double agent raises interesting ethical and spiritual questions

The movie reveals the culture of death that lies at the core of our secular-liberal modernity. We cannot look away

Being just ‘good enough’ is far healthier and will make you much happier in the long run

The Vatican cardinal discusses his hard-hitting new book in this exclusive interview with La Nef

If he chooses, the new archbishop could write himself into history as the face of reform in the American Church

His interviews and new documents aren’t gaining as much attention as before. What really matters now is his governance of the Church

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