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‘Santa Muerte’ is a perversion of what the practice of praying to saints is all about

The Pope was speaking as he signed his post-synodal exhortation on young people

A ‘climate of heightened sensitivity’ could severely restrict freedom of speech, the Scottish Church has said

Fr Grou was attacked during daily Mass at St Joseph’s Oratory on Friday

We should not become spiritually lazy but respond to God with sincere hearts, the Pope added

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

Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati submitted his resignation in May 2018

The bishop criticised Catholics who identify as ‘traditional’ and say Muslims pose a threat to Western civilisation

Fr Claude Grou is believed to be in a stable condition

There was a surprising lack of spiritual material on pregnancy, so this mother decided to writer her own

Fr Pat Collins thought the Devil was simply metaphorical, until he visited Dachau

The author and illustrator of a beautiful children’s book discuss the need to teach scripture early

We need to keep alive a faithful memory of the first Irish rovers

I’m getting the old beads together for one last run

For the time being, Pell remains a prisoner of the state and a sitting cardinal – a combination unprecedented in modern times

Francis Phillips on some bracing Lenten reading

Perhaps they are too effective for the abortion business

The convictions of Pell and Barbarin show the gravity and scope of the crisis

The providence of God has ensured that the rogues have not had the last word

Just like Christ’s foster father, we can draw strength from the Lord if we deny ourselves worldly pleasures

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