SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
England
March 01, 2016
Priests will hear Confession at churches in England and Wales on March 4 and 5 as part of the Pope's '24 hours for the Lord' initiative
February 29, 2016
The ruler of Kent was the first Anglo-Saxon king to convert to Christianity
November 19, 2015
Being an English Catholic in the first two thirds of the 20th century was rather like being Jewish
October 01, 2015
Priest's celebration during Mass the next day makes headlines
October 01, 2015
Old-style socialists like Jeremy Corbyn may be atheists but they are less likely than the liberal Left to be ideologically opposed to religion
September 21, 2015
Archbishop Peter Smith of Southwark joined more than 2,000 people taking part in the 'Refugees Welcome' Day of Action
August 27, 2015
A century from now Catholics are likely to be the country’s largest Christian body. But the priesthood, the Mass and the laity may look startlingly different to today
August 20, 2015
It is a shame that England does not celebrate its historical Catholic treasures more