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June 10, 2021
A lament from 1967 of all the laity lost in the changes of the mid-sixties, which provides a worrying precedent for the state of the Church today.
April 12, 2021
A conservative Catholic finds he admires certain "spirit of Vatican II" priests and realizes his old hope in the "JP2 generation" may have been misplaced.
April 01, 2021
Anthony Cazalet looks at the papal penchant for wine and suggests a few bottles to enjoy at home
March 20, 2018
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
January 18, 2018
In our age of extremes, some Catholics seem eager to attack liberalism. The implications are worrying
October 26, 2017
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
August 31, 2017
Young Catholics feel they have been denied their inheritance. Where do they go from here?
June 20, 2017
After the Council, the Church thought it was better to 'redeem' abuser priests than to punish them, Mgr Peter Smith claimed