Dan Hitchens

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

The country has become a bastion of doctrinal traditionalism. Its traumatic history may be part of the explanation

Vatican officials have mounted an extraordinary challenge to the ancient Order of Malta. But what is the row really about?

Melbourne’s John Paul II Institute is being shut down unexpectedly Рthe ramifications extend far beyond Australia

Plus Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith on godparents and Dan Hitchens on how the Church should respond to drug legalisation