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Leo XIII
June 22, 2021
Describing her as “a distinguished Anglican writer,” the Catholic Herald asked the mystery novelist and playwright Dorothy Sayers to contribute to a forum on the fiftieth anniversary of Pope Leo XIII’s encyclical Rerum Novarum. A note at the end warned readers that the article had been taken over the telephone and might include “deviations from Miss
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June 24, 2016
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A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
March 02, 2015
The Congregation for the Clergy has appointed Canon Philip Gillespie as Rector of the Pontifical Beda College in Rome
June 19, 2014
Fr Richard Kunst buys ballot paper and scrutiny sheet from 1903 papal conclave
April 03, 2014
The Vatican's 'Voices of the popes' audio archive is a reason for rejoicing
August 13, 2010
Let's delay the sacrament until children are 16