Alan Fimister

As Vatican II teaches, the laity’s vocation is to conform society to Christ

But for such a system to work, the bishops also need to take up their duties

The Catechism says we may have some ‘hope’, but it doesn’t overrule the Church’s authoritative past teaching

Catholic doctrine suggests that limbo really does exist – although opinions about it differ

The philosopher was renowned for his vast tomes and his eccentricities

Leave voters believe in democracy and the rule of law. European history shows they are right to reject the EU

St Augustine warned 1,500 years ago that false supranational unity is a structure of sin. The EU has proved him right