Francis Phillips

The founders of a Pentecostal megachurch who converted to Catholicism talk to Francis Phillips about faith, secularism and the abuse crisis

Blessing of throats, wearing of medals, chalking of doors. A beautifully produced encyclopedia describes them all

Ulf and Birgitta Ekman gradually came to realise the truths of the Faith

Eight years in a labour camp brought him to a profound conversion

Communist atheism failed to address the search for personal meaning in life

If you haven’t already read these books, there’s still time in the New Year

As a new essay collection shows, the two authors drew heavily on the Anglo-Saxon and medieval worlds respectively