Cardinal Basil Hume

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor took on leadership of the English Church amid political and ecclesiastical turmoil

When Benedict XVI was in his prime choirmasters quietly reintroduced chant and polyphony to Catholic parishes. But it may have been too little too late

Retired Bishop of Lancaster was recalling row with Labour MP over Fit for Mission document

In 1999 Fr Malcolm McMahon discussed his student activism and call to the priesthood with The Catholic Herald

Government policies are putting the very fabric of our society at risk, argues Cathy Corcoran

Archbishop says he is reviewing ‘circumstances’ around the Masses after criticism

Or is an obsession with beauty immoral?

But they cannot: this is an idea whose time has come

A mother church and unique prayer books will accompany the structure set up this week

Cardinal Hume was wrong to seek respectability within the English Establishment