May 9, 2019 - Catholic Herald

May 9, 2019

Communion and the Church’s mess

There was an odd story from Holy Week about the new man in the Chilean capital, Santiago. Bishop Celestino Aós, the apostolic administrator who...

Prize crossword 0592

Cryptic across 7 Close to death, drugs Tom’s taken with a Greek spirit (6) 8 Heading east, team from Brussels is first to discover...

Letters & Emails

The betrayal of the Church in China SIR – Your leader, “East of Eden” (May 3), expresses timely if overly respectful doubt about current...

The Week in Quotations

“Christians are confused… Each day in Rome I receive discouraged and suffering priests. The Church is going through the dark night” Cardinal Robert Sarah in...

Heretic of the Week: Emanuel Swedenborg

Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772) was – not too surprisingly, given his name – a native of Sweden. Emanuel’s father, Jesper Swedenborg, was the Lutheran bishop...

A very Spanish kind of populism

The outcome of Spain’s recent general election has plunged national politics into uncertainty. The Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party (PSOE) is the winner. But it...

Communion and the Church’s mess

There was an odd story from Holy Week about the new man in the Chilean capital, Santiago. Bishop Celestino Aós, the apostolic administrator who...

Prize crossword 0592

Cryptic across 7 Close to death, drugs Tom’s taken with a Greek spirit (6) 8 Heading east, team from Brussels is first to discover...

Letters & Emails

The betrayal of the Church in China SIR – Your leader, “East of Eden” (May 3), expresses timely if overly respectful doubt about current...

The Week in Quotations

“Christians are confused… Each day in Rome I receive discouraged and suffering priests. The Church is going through the dark night” Cardinal Robert Sarah in...

Heretic of the Week: Emanuel Swedenborg

Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772) was – not too surprisingly, given his name – a native of Sweden. Emanuel’s father, Jesper Swedenborg, was the Lutheran bishop...

A very Spanish kind of populism

The outcome of Spain’s recent general election has plunged national politics into uncertainty. The Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party (PSOE) is the winner. But it...