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January 18, 2018
January 18, 2018
Home Office is considering new powers to prevent alleged 'harassment' outside abortion clinics
January 18, 2018
The couple were unable to marry sacramentally after their church was destroyed in an earthquake
January 18, 2018
Belgian nurses say the country's growing euthanasia culture is in 'complete contradiction' to their training
January 18, 2018
Chesterton's clerical detective seems to have converted to Unitarianism
January 18, 2018
Meghan Markle was educated by the Immaculate Heart Sisters of California - as I was. But the religion we were taught was quite different
January 18, 2018
The abortion lobby is running scared. No wonder it's targeting pro-lifers
January 18, 2018
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January 18, 2018
On the last Sunday in January, Pope Francis will step across the threshold of the Basilica of Santa Sofia in Rome. For decades this exotic-looking building served as the mother church of Ukrainian Greek Catholics while they were being ruthlessly suppressed in their homeland. The visit is a delicate one for Francis, who has had
January 18, 2018
✣ Pope makes difficult trip to Chile and Peru What happened? Pope Francis has travelled to Chile, where he faces challenges including a hostile population and the aftermath of an abuse scandal. He arrived in Monday for a visit which will include meetings with political and religious leaders and a visit to the shrine of Majpu.
January 18, 2018
✣ Highlights from the week online A dispute over a papal decision of the 1850s In First Things, Fr Romanus Cessario wrote a book review which sparked controversy. The book was a newly published memoir by Edgardo Mortara, who was born in 1851. Mortara was born in the Papal States to Jewish parents. As a
January 18, 2018
The newest religious community in the English Church has received the keys to its first convent. The Community of Our Lady of Walsingham (COLW), founded in 2004, has bought a converted barn complex in Dereham, Norfolk. The community, which has five professed Sisters and seven lay associates, runs the Dowry House retreat centre at Walsingham.
January 18, 2018
A bishop has criticised Catholic churches that remain locked during the day and called on them to stay open like their Anglican counterparts. Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth tweeted his exasperation at failing to find a single Catholic church open during a trip outside his diocese. He wrote: “Why oh why?! Just spent a few
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