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October 28, 2019
October 28, 2019
St Thérèse of Lisieux’s relics will visit Australia for the first time in 18 years in 2020. The Church’s greatest problem is “not the scandal of sexual abuse of minors by its clergy, but the scourge of clericalism”, the Rector Major of the Salesians has said. Nigerian Cardinal Anthony Okogie has called for “a new
October 28, 2019
Ex occidente lux? Christians looking to Kanye West for guidance are bound to be disappointed. He is not the sort of nice, respectable person who flatters his audience by saying what it wants to hear – that is, he is not Taylor Swift. Sooner or later, Kanye will declare his independence from the approval of
October 28, 2019
Pope Francis has declared that the Vatican Secret Archive will be renamed the Vatican Apostolic Archive, to avoid the negative associations which accompany modern interpretations of the word “secret.” In an apostolic letter issued motu proprio on October 28, Francis declared that “from now on, the current Vatican Secret Archive, nothing changing in its identity,