October 25, 2018 - Catholic Herald

October 25, 2018

Killing fields

The death of 55 people in clashes between Christians and Muslims in Nigeria last week was barely reported in the international media. The killings...

The big story of the past seven days

✣ Federal abuse investigation launched What happened? Federal prosecutors in the United States have launched an investigation into the handling of clerical abuse in...

The best of the web

✣ Highlights from the week online The Church needs better seminaries To tackle the sexual abuse crisis, the Church must reform its seminaries, argued...

Beyond criticism and anger

I attended a symposium recently where the keynote speaker was a man exactly my age. Since we had lived through the same cultural and...

What makes young people cringe

A tour of Spain with the wonderful Schola Cantorum of the Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School affords a brief break from news media. No internet...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week II Sunday, October 28: The 30th Sunday of the Year Jer 31:7-9; Ps 126; Heb 5:1-6; Mk 10:46-52 Monday,...

Thou shalt not go to the ball

Are fairy tales next in the queue to be banned for young children? The “influencers” – individuals and organisations wielding cultural influence throughout our...

Killing fields

The death of 55 people in clashes between Christians and Muslims in Nigeria last week was barely reported in the international media. The killings...

The big story of the past seven days

✣ Federal abuse investigation launched What happened? Federal prosecutors in the United States have launched an investigation into the handling of clerical abuse in...

The best of the web

✣ Highlights from the week online The Church needs better seminaries To tackle the sexual abuse crisis, the Church must reform its seminaries, argued...

Beyond criticism and anger

I attended a symposium recently where the keynote speaker was a man exactly my age. Since we had lived through the same cultural and...

What makes young people cringe

A tour of Spain with the wonderful Schola Cantorum of the Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School affords a brief break from news media. No internet...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week II Sunday, October 28: The 30th Sunday of the Year Jer 31:7-9; Ps 126; Heb 5:1-6; Mk 10:46-52 Monday,...

Thou shalt not go to the ball

Are fairy tales next in the queue to be banned for young children? The “influencers” – individuals and organisations wielding cultural influence throughout our...