Nick Hallett

The English Franciscan missionary was killed while caring for lepers in Africa

Anti-Christian violence and intimidation is increasing worldwide, a government report warns

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt blamed ‘political correctness’ for failure to tackle the problem

The powerful Honduran cardinal has a ‘dark side’ that the Pope is concealing, claims the author of an explosive new book

The cardinal also said the motive for sexual abuse was not priestly celibacy but ‘unmastered sexual desire’

Inés San Martin asked how we can believe there will be no more cover-ups when the Pope ‘covered up’ for a bishop ‘who had gay porn on his phone involving young people’

Bishop Byrne was the first English Oratorian bishop for 140 years when he was appointed auxiliary of Birmingham in 2014

Members of CatholicVote.org raised the money to ‘to send a message’ of support to Sandmann and his family

The Vatican received information in 2015 about Bishop Zanchetta, but Pope Francis appointed him to a senior position two years later

All citizens of the majority-Muslim nation will now celebrate the day to mark ‘the birth of Jesus Christ’