Poet and author Irina Ratushinskaya was imprisoned in a labour camp for four years
The cardinal said if the Vatican cannot get a ‘good deal’ from the Chinese government then it must walk away from negotiations
Everyday Saints and Other Stories is fascinating collection of tales about the Orthodox monks in the Pskov Caves Monastery
When will governments realise that religion is not their business and should not ever be their business?
The post-modern idea that there is no such thing as historical fact, merely historical interpretations, is wrong
Peace in the Middle East top of the agenda as Pontiff welcomes Russian President to the Vatican