It felt as if we were in a film. Rustling birds announced the approach of dawn in the Eternal City.
When John Henry Newman travels to Rome as the Church’s most famous convert in October 1846, the Vatican offers him
Today he is little remembered. But Admiral Sir Henry Harwood made a crucial early contribution during the Second World War:
When the Boer War began in 1899 Britain’s imperial forces fielded six officially commissioned Catholic chaplains, who were increased to
Fr Tom Nangle was a gallant and highly capable chaplain who spent two years in the trenches during World War
One of the great aims of modern journalism is the celebrity interview. So Downside Abbey is to be congratulated on
Just before entering 10 Downing Street as prime minister for the first time, Margaret Thatcher quoted St Francis of Assisi
Prince Joseph Poniatowski suffered from the misfortune of many talented men: he had a surfeit of gifts. Contemporaries were so