SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
martyr
March 20, 2017
During his Angelus address, Pope Francis told Catholics that Lent is a chance to draw near to Jesus
September 14, 2016
Pope Francis was speaking at a Mass in memory of Fr Jacques Hamel
July 27, 2016
The Church today is living in a time of saints, and of martyrs, and I suspect we shall see rather more of both in the coming weeks and years
October 02, 2015
Pope Francis has recognised Valentin Palencia Marquina as a Servant of God
September 18, 2015
Pope Francis addressed the World Meeting for Young Consecrated Men and Women yesterday
May 28, 2015
The Church has recognised a broad category of martyrs throughout the 20th century
May 21, 2015
Archbishop Oscar Romero knew that his uncompromising defence of the poor would have only one outcome
April 02, 2015
Fr Frans van der Lugt, who was shot dead by Islamists a year ago in the besieged Syrian city of Homs, was a man of unbelievable energy, stubbornness and courage