SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
divorce
October 16, 2015
Bishop says for couples in Africa the pain of childlessness is 'beyond anything I can say'
September 28, 2015
The Pontiff spoke to reporters on Sunday evening during his flight home to Rome
September 11, 2015
The cardinal says as a child of divorced parents he knows what it is to grow up in a 'patchwork family'
September 08, 2015
The reforms could affect thousands of Catholics worldwide
July 01, 2015
In the third of a four-part look ahead to October's synod, Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith says upholding marriage relies on teaching people about its realities
May 11, 2015
In March 500 priests in Britain signed a letter urging those attending this year’s family synod to issue a 'firm proclamation' upholding Church teaching
May 01, 2015
Luther's criticism of Aristotle does not seem important today. Nor will today's political fads in the future
April 14, 2015
A cardinal has suggested that someone could be admitted to Communion after remarrying, if they were to avow that their first marriage was null - but marriage is a public act, not a private one