December 17, 2015 - Catholic Herald

December 17, 2015

In brief

Life calls for inquiry into abortion clinics The charity life has called for an investigation after an abortion clinic in Richmond was criticised for...

Cardinal Turkson: NFP can save the planet

Cardinal Peter Turkson has said that “responsible parenthood” could “offer a solution” to the problem of climate change. The Ghanaian cardinal, the Pope’s leading...

Nepal’s first bishop dies aged 77

Bishop Anthony Sharma, Nepal’s first bishop who oversaw sharp Church growth, died last week aged 78. Bishop Sharma had been undergoing treatment for brain...

When the whole truth is too much

Some years ago I was challenged by a bishop regarding an article I’d written. We were talking in his office and the tone eventually...

Ten predictions for 2016

For Catholics, this has been a tempestuous year. We’ve seen a gripping family synod, a papal trip to a war zone, sweeping annulment reforms...

The big story of the past seven days

✣ Vatican rejects mission to Jews What happened? The Vatican launched a new document on Catholic-Jewish relations which says that Catholics are called to...

In brief

Life calls for inquiry into abortion clinics The charity life has called for an investigation after an abortion clinic in Richmond was criticised for...

Cardinal Turkson: NFP can save the planet

Cardinal Peter Turkson has said that “responsible parenthood” could “offer a solution” to the problem of climate change. The Ghanaian cardinal, the Pope’s leading...

Nepal’s first bishop dies aged 77

Bishop Anthony Sharma, Nepal’s first bishop who oversaw sharp Church growth, died last week aged 78. Bishop Sharma had been undergoing treatment for brain...

When the whole truth is too much

Some years ago I was challenged by a bishop regarding an article I’d written. We were talking in his office and the tone eventually...

Ten predictions for 2016

For Catholics, this has been a tempestuous year. We’ve seen a gripping family synod, a papal trip to a war zone, sweeping annulment reforms...

The big story of the past seven days

✣ Vatican rejects mission to Jews What happened? The Vatican launched a new document on Catholic-Jewish relations which says that Catholics are called to...