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The regime is so alarmed that it is even disrupting private meetings in Europe

An Oscar-tipped film starring Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce may reinforce popular misconceptions about Benedict and Francis

Since he issued his ‘testimony’ last August, Archbishop Viganò has been in hiding. So what does his intervention tell us about the Church?

An angry lobby declares that we need to cut family size to save the planet. It’s time to fight back

When churches are desecrated, statues smashed and priests attacked, the once-Christian West doesn’t know how to respond

A great divide has opened between those who believe in a revealed religion, and those who believe it is all a symbol

Cardinal Francis Arinze discusses mass migration, priestly celibacy and confusion over Church teaching

A secret agreement between Beijing and the Holy See has left the faithful facing confusing dilemmas

Melissa Villalobos was critically ill and in danger of losing her unborn child. Then she turned in desperation to her ‘spiritual father’