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"28.02.2017 08:36:03" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 28/02/17 A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church All the Sistine Chapel's frescoes have been photographed for the first time since 1994 to aid future restoration work
"27.02.2017 16:14:46" catholicherald.co.uk Pope reduces sanctions against some paedophile priests Two canon lawyers and a Church official told The Associated Press that Francis has quietly reduced sanctions against several abusers
"27.02.2017 15:01:53" catholicherald.co.uk Why are addicts and outcasts so often strongly religious? Many people on the streets are holding fast to God when every other social tie has failed them, says Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith
"27.02.2017 11:43:47" catholicherald.co.uk It isn't just Fr Sosa: some scholars have been undermining the Gospels for decades Casting doubt on the words of Jesus leads to despair. Instead, we should trust in God's promises Casting doubt on the words of Jesus leads to despair, says Fr Thomas Petri OP. Instead, we should trust in God's promises
"27.02.2017 10:08:20" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis 'helps SSPX in its plans for new headquarters in Rome' Pope Francis helped to speed up the purchase of a beautiful church and complex, according to an Italian newspaper
"27.02.2017 08:58:09" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 27/02/17 It is vital to experience God as Father 'in this age of orphanhood', Pope Francis said at yesterday's Angelus
"26.02.2017 18:26:40" catholicherald.co.uk Francis becomes first pope to visit Rome's Anglican church Pope says Anglicans and Catholics must be 'always more liberated from our respective prejudices from the past'
"25.02.2017 12:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk A beautiful Church for the poor Post-Vatican II ugliness coincided with a collapse in the Church's ministry to the marginalised. When beauty returns, so will Catholicism's universal appeal PODCAST: Matthew Schmitz tells Madeleine Teahan why the Church neglects the poor when it abandons beauty
"24.02.2017 18:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk www.catholicherald.co.uk This week's magazine also features Fr Ronald Rolheiser, Mary Kenny, Max Wind-Cowie and many more!
"24.02.2017 15:58:35" catholicherald.co.uk Hundreds of Egyptian Christians flee city after attacks by Islamists A priest in Egypt's Sinai says Christians are fleeing their homes after a series of murders and threats by Islamic militants
"24.02.2017 14:57:18" catholicherald.co.uk Lessons from a New Age devotee who became a Catholic Francis Phillips on a passionate account of the pitfalls of secular 'spirituality' and the need for sacramental grace
"24.02.2017 13:20:00" catholicherald.co.uk Bishops ask for world's help to stop famine in South Sudan English and Welsh bishops have urged the world to 'wake up' to the crisis
"24.02.2017 12:23:22" catholicherald.co.uk Sorry, Fr Sosa, but we must take Jesus literally on marriage The head of the Jesuits says "the words of Jesus must be contextualized". The implications are worrying, says Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith
"24.02.2017 10:19:01" catholicherald.co.uk Christian in Egypt shot dead by militants in front of his wife and child The murder – the sixth in the region in less than a month – comes after ISIS promised to step up its attacks
"24.02.2017 09:21:37" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 24/02/17 A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors is struggling to safeguard children because of a lack of funding, two members have said
"23.02.2017 16:46:02" catholicherald.co.uk Why Christians should embrace Philip Pullman We have more in common with him than he might care to admit, says Max Wind-Cowie
"23.02.2017 15:45:44" catholicherald.co.uk An Ash Wednesday I'll never forget Matthew Walther describes the day he returned to the faith
"23.02.2017 14:45:10" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Nichols praises Pope's 'patience and reserve' over dubia Cardinal Nichols says we should 'follow the lead' of Pope Francis on the dubia
"23.02.2017 13:46:06" catholicherald.co.uk A beautiful Church for the poor Bring back beauty! That's how the Church will regain its mass appeal, says Matthew Schmitz
"23.02.2017 11:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk Four questions for Cardinal Coccopalmerio The cardinal should be asked whether his book violates ancient Church teaching, says Fr Raymond de Souza
"23.02.2017 10:30:01" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Coccopalmerio: my Communion guidance wouldn't apply to gay couples One of the most prominent defenders of Communion for the remarried has said that gay couples are 'clearly' not the same
"23.02.2017 09:35:04" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 23/02/17 | CatholicHerald.co.uk A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church Catholic doctors around the world protest against a new French law banning 'misleading' pro-life websites
"22.02.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk What Babette's Feast teaches us about the Eucharist | CatholicHerald.co.uk At the Eucharistic Feast we are unworthy and unappreciative guests
"22.02.2017 20:00:33" catholicherald.co.uk Archbishop appeals for aid for 'forgotten' children of Ukraine war The UN has said almost one million children need help
"22.02.2017 19:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pope meets with Chilean bishops to discuss possibility of papal trip The Pope met 30 prelates from Chile in the Vatican
"22.02.2017 18:00:05" catholicherald.co.uk Missouri bill would limit transgender access to bathrooms The bill would require students to use the school bathroom consistent with their gender at birth
"22.02.2017 17:00:08" catholicherald.co.uk Judge blocks Texas cutting funding to Planned Parenthood A number of other states have also been blocked
"22.02.2017 16:34:58" catholicherald.co.uk London's 'actors' church' unveils new high altar Corpus Christi is being renovated to reflect its role as a centre of Eucharistic devotion
"22.02.2017 16:15:18" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Zen: I fear Vatican will sell out China's underground Church He said the Pope was 'naive' in his pursuit of a deal with Beijing
"22.02.2017 15:06:29" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Burke leaves Guam after interviewing witnesses in abuse case The cardinal interviewed alleged victims and witnesses during two days of investigations
"22.02.2017 14:00:05" catholicherald.co.uk Pope appeals for urgent action to help famine-struck South Sudan Famine has been declared in South Sudan
"22.02.2017 13:29:51" catholicherald.co.uk Militants kill two Christians in Egypt's Sinai The murders come days after ISIS vowed to increase attacks on minority groups
"22.02.2017 13:00:05" catholicherald.co.uk Be ashamed when tempted to use Church for power struggles, says Pope Francis Pope gives morning homily on the disciples arguing over 'who was the greatest'
"22.02.2017 11:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Trump administration announces wide-ranging immigration guidelines The White House said the plans include building the US-Mexico border wall
"22.02.2017 10:47:43" The Catholic Herald
"22.02.2017 09:14:59" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 22/02/17 A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church Cardinal Joseph Zen says Pope Francis 'doesn't answer my letters' expressing concern about the Vatican-China deal
"22.02.2017 08:45:44" catholicherald.co.uk Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe ruling who later became pro-life, dies Decades after Roe vs Wade, McCorvey became a Catholic and anti-abortion activist
"21.02.2017 19:05:00" catholicherald.co.uk Australian bishop says he was abused by clergy as an adult Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen was speaking to Australia's royal commission on institutional responses to sexual abuse
"21.02.2017 17:03:01" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Burke denies ordering resignation of senior Order of Malta official Cardinal Burke said such an accusation was a 'calumny'
"21.02.2017 15:28:32" catholicherald.co.uk Populism is fuelling rejection of migrants, says Pope The Pope has criticised 'populist demagoguery' and urged people to 'welcome those who knock at our doors'
"21.02.2017 14:46:49" catholicherald.co.uk How Christian are the Trumps? Donald and Melania Trump are Christians who seem to occupy a grey area between churches
"21.02.2017 13:39:41" catholicherald.co.uk Heterosexual couple lose court battle to be allowed civil partnership Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan say will take their case to the Supreme Court
"21.02.2017 12:42:45" catholicherald.co.uk Hetrosexual couple lose court battle to be allowed civil partnership | CatholicHerald.co.uk Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan say will take their case to the Supreme Court
"21.02.2017 11:13:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis to make historic visit to Anglican church in Rome Francis will be the first pontiff to visit an Anglican church in the Diocese of Rome
"21.02.2017 09:21:22" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican and Rome's Jewish Museum team up for first joint show The focus on the exhibition, opening in May, will be the menorah
"21.02.2017 08:41:01" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 21/02/17 A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church Cardinal Mario Zenari appeals for financial support for three Catholic hospitals in Syria
"20.02.2017 21:00:03" catholicherald.co.uk Pope laments plight of child soldiers fighting in Congo The Pope was speaking days after the UN voiced concern about deadly violence in the country
"20.02.2017 19:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk Michael Novak, noted theologian, philosopher and author, dies at 83 Michael Novak wrote more than 50 books and was highly regarded for his religious scholarship
"20.02.2017 17:31:15" catholicherald.co.uk US Bishops join Mexican colleagues in denouncing 'Santa Muerte' Catholics have been urged to avoid honouring the folk 'saint'
"20.02.2017 17:00:05" catholicherald.co.uk Vietnam-born priest offers to swap US citizenship to allow refugee in Fr Chuong Hoai Nguyen is a refugee-turned-US citizen
"20.02.2017 15:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Burke aims to wrap up Guam abuse probe before summer Cardinal Burke is presiding over the Church tribunal involving accusations of clerical abuse
"20.02.2017 13:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk ISIS vows more attacks on Egypt's Christians In a video released on Monday, an ISIS affiliate group said Christians are their 'favourite prey'
"20.02.2017 11:17:22" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Nichols consecrates England and Wales to the Immaculate Heart of Mary Thousands attended the consecration in Westminster Cathedral
"20.02.2017 11:02:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope offers tip for becoming a saint Pope Francis visited the parish of St Mary Josefa in Rome
"20.02.2017 08:52:25" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 20/02/17 Christian love 'represents a superior realisation of justice', says Pope Francis
"18.02.2017 23:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk Are you treating food like a Christian – or like a modernist? A wonderful new book reminds us that food is not just matter, but is a gift from God In 2000, Emily Stimpson Chapman 'hated food and I hated my body'. But returning to the Church changed everything. By Francis Phillips
"18.02.2017 16:00:05" catholicherald.co.uk The world's biggest charity PODCAST: Professor David Paton tells Madeleine Teahan why Catholic charities must protect their ethos
"17.02.2017 18:20:01" catholicherald.co.uk If Catholics are not faithful to doctrine, we will face Anglican-style divisions The Church of England's General Synod could be a glimpse of Catholicism's future, says Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith
"17.02.2017 17:00:04" catholicherald.co.uk France bans pro-life websites that do not 'openly state' they are pro-life Pro-lifers who seek to influence women on abortion could now face two years in jail
"17.02.2017 15:42:52" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Müller: bishops should not give 'contradictory interpretations' of doctrine Cardinal Gerhard Müller, the Vatican's doctrinal chief, has said that local bishops should not reinterpet Church teaching subjectively
"17.02.2017 15:00:06" catholicherald.co.uk Pakistani Catholics now living in the US describe flight from persecution Pakistani Catholics who fled terrorist threats at home describe three-year journey to Chicago
"17.02.2017 14:00:41" catholicherald.co.uk Remains of first bishop of Tasmania to be returned to Australia The remains of Bishop Robert Willson were exhumed from Nottingham's Catholic cathedral this week
"17.02.2017 13:00:09" catholicherald.co.uk Possible 2017 release for Terrence Malick film on Catholic martyred by the Nazis Radegund tells the story of Blessed Franz Jägerstätter Terrence Malick's film Radegund, about Blessed Franz Jägerstätter who was executed for opposing Hitler, could be released this year
"17.02.2017 12:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk The world's biggest charity No one helps the poor more than the Church. Here's the evidence
"17.02.2017 10:38:32" catholicherald.co.uk US Catholic bishops urge Trump to protect religious liberty US bishops' plea to Trump: don't allow us to be forced from the public square
"17.02.2017 08:47:51" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 17/02/17 | CatholicHerald.co.uk A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church The State of Palestine has opened an embassy to the Holy See
"16.02.2017 17:00:38" catholicherald.co.uk Will the nun who saved my life be canonised? Doctors said I had days to live. Then a miracle happened, says Mgr Peter Smith
"16.02.2017 15:26:22" catholicherald.co.uk Coptic Christian teacher shot dead in Egypt Second murder in a week raises fears of escalating attacks on Christians
"16.02.2017 14:15:02" catholicherald.co.uk I'm taking no chances with hell Dante's vision of hell is utterly terrifying, says Will Heaven. What if he's right?
"16.02.2017 12:15:00" catholicherald.co.uk The world's biggest charity No one helps the poor more than the Church, says David Paton. Here's the evidence
"16.02.2017 11:21:01" catholicherald.co.uk Cathedral organist is first Western musician to play in Syria since start of war Performance with Syrians in Damascus 'will be forever in my heart', says Catholic organist
"16.02.2017 10:12:17" catholicherald.co.uk Socialist militants storm Mass in Venezuela A series of attacks is intended to intimidate the Church into silence, says archbishop
"16.02.2017 09:05:09" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 16/02/17 | CatholicHerald.co.uk A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church Cardinal Burke is being sent to Guam to investigate clerical abuse allegations
"15.02.2017 21:00:04" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: Indigenous people have rights over their lands The Pope said that indigenous people should have the final say about what happens to their land
"15.02.2017 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Bishops seek food relief as Kenya declares drought area national disaster | CatholicHerald.co.uk The drought has also affected livestock and wildlife in 23 of Kenya's 47 counties
"15.02.2017 17:39:45" catholicherald.co.uk The Church is now in a full-blown civil war over doctrine Cardinal Coccopalmerio's book is only the latest example of Catholic teaching being questioned, says Dan Hitchens
"15.02.2017 17:30:03" Timeline Photos God's love protects us even when we are at our worst, says Pope http://buff.ly/2kJUPmV
"15.02.2017 16:00:07" catholicherald.co.uk Animal rights activists storm church demanding pets be treated like Christians The protestors believe that animals have souls and should be let into churches
"15.02.2017 14:09:00" catholicherald.co.uk The Catholic journalist who embraced the Cross Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle's autobiography is a story where God put saints in her path to sustain her Our latest books blog
"15.02.2017 13:55:11" The Catholic Herald
"15.02.2017 13:00:41" catholicherald.co.uk Bishops call on British Government to reduce the number of prisoners Bishop Richard Moth said society was failing to care for prisoners
"15.02.2017 11:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic hospital denies discriminating against transgender man A transgender man is suing a US hospital for allegedly refusing to carry out a sex change operation on religious grounds
"15.02.2017 09:35:45" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 15/02/17 | CatholicHerald.co.uk A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church Pope Francis offers to meet the Venezuelan government and opposition in a last-ditch effort to end the nation's political crisis
"15.02.2017 09:02:37" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal: remarried can take Communion if continence is 'impossible' Cardinal Francesco Coccopalmerio has published a book on Amoris Laetitia
"14.02.2017 19:00:09" Timeline Photos Church leaders in Portugal present evidence for Fatima nun's beatification http://buff.ly/2lG9m7k
"14.02.2017 17:13:00" catholicherald.co.uk Euthanasia's march Down Under | CatholicHerald.co.uk A coalition of academics, journalists and celebrities is trying to convince Australians that legalisation is 'overdue'. But we're fighting back, says Bishop Peter Comensoli
"14.02.2017 15:11:01" catholicherald.co.uk Trump's stalled action on proposed religious freedom order raises concerns | CatholicHerald.co.uk 'We hope that President Trump and his administration will take action soon,' said Baltimore Archbishop William Lori
"14.02.2017 13:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk Iraqi Christians protest in Lebanon, demanding resettlement The protest took place outside the UN regional headquarters in Beirut
"14.02.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Salford leads the way as Church aims to welcome more refugee families | CatholicHerald.co.uk Caritas Salford have appointed a full-time officer to help parishes sponsor refugees
"14.02.2017 08:37:43" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 14/02//17 | CatholicHerald.co.uk A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church Church officials are sending more than 15,000 pages of testimony to Rome in support of Sister Lúcia's beatification
"13.02.2017 21:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk US Church leaders urge Congress to pass conscience protections for healthcare providers Cardinal Timothy Dolan and Archbishop William Lori called for 'essential legislation' to ensure healthcare workers won't be 'forced to help destroy unborn children' Cardinal Timothy Dolan called for legislation to ensure healthcare workers won't be 'forced to help destroy unborn children'
"13.02.2017 19:57:26" catholicherald.co.uk The Pope's council have given him their 'full support'. Translation: trouble is brewing Pope Francis faces criticisms, including over his handling of the abuse crisis, says Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith
"13.02.2017 19:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pro-life activists in US rally against Planned Parenthood | CatholicHerald.co.uk Rival demonstrations have taken place at #PlannedParenthood centres across America
"13.02.2017 17:30:02" Timeline Photos Council of Cardinals publicly expresses support for Pope http://buff.ly/2lbYVY8
"13.02.2017 17:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: 'Healthcare is not a business' The Pope was speaking to patients and medical professionals ahead of the World Day of the Sick
"13.02.2017 16:47:24" Timeline Photos Pope Francis praises abuse survivor for breaking silence http://buff.ly/2kLoqih
"13.02.2017 16:13:01" catholicherald.co.uk How an Anglican explained where Catholic parishes are going wrong | CatholicHerald.co.uk An email from an Anglican gave Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith pause for thought
"13.02.2017 15:03:01" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Nichols leads Catholic criticism of Government's refugee U-turn The Cardinal said that it would be 'shocking' if the Government abandoned its moral duty
"13.02.2017 14:19:31" Timeline Photos PODCAST: Sally Axworthy, Britain's ambassador to the Holy See, talks to MadeleineTeahan http://buff.ly/2komeKd
"13.02.2017 13:00:04" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis sending bishop to Medjugorje Vatican says Bishop Henryk Hoser will not be deciding on the merits of reported apparitions of the Virgin Mary
"13.02.2017 11:00:06" catholicherald.co.uk Historic church in Israel reopens two years after arson attack The Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish has reopened
"13.02.2017 09:05:50" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 13/02/17 | CatholicHerald.co.uk A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church Anyone who insults his brother 'kills his brother in his heart', says Pope Francis
"10.02.2017 17:37:01" catholicherald.co.uk Don't dialogue with the Devil, Pope Francis says at Mass 'He's a trickster,' the Pope said. “He promises you everything'
"10.02.2017 16:24:46" catholicherald.co.uk 'We respect the rule of law': bishop welcomes court ruling on Trump's refugee ban 'We remain steadfast in our commitment to resettling refugees and all those fleeing persecution.'
"10.02.2017 14:42:34" catholicherald.co.uk Population control activists to speak at the Vatican Paul Ehrlich, author of The Population Bomb, once likened Church teaching on birth control to an act of terrorism
"10.02.2017 11:35:00" catholicherald.co.uk In times of stress I write notes to St Joseph, says Pope Francis The Pope told religious superiors that prayer, not tranquillisers, helps give him a sense of peace
"10.02.2017 10:35:09" catholicherald.co.uk The unseen Paul VI: an introvert who wore chains beneath his robes History will judge Blessed Paul kindly, for his courage and his deep prayerfulness, says Francis Phillips
"10.02.2017 08:28:21" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 10/02/17 | CatholicHerald.co.uk A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church The Church must do everything possible 'to repel anti-Semitic tendencies', says Pope Francis
"09.02.2017 18:03:02" catholicherald.co.uk China and the Vatican have reached agreement on bishops, says cardinal Cardinal John Tong says the deal will end a 'crisis of division' between official and underground churches
"09.02.2017 15:30:01" catholicherald.co.uk What's inside this week's magazine? Take a look inside this week's Catholic Herald Featuring Damian Thompson, Sally Axworthy, Harry Mount and Andrew M Brown
"09.02.2017 14:30:54" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis's traditionalists John Paul II couldn't strike a deal that satisfied the SSPX. Nor could Benedict. Enter the unlikeliest of bridge-builders. By Damian Thompson
"09.02.2017 13:30:02" catholicherald.co.uk How Springsteen makes us cry for troubled souls 'Work, faith, family': that was the credo of the Springsteen family. And that was where Bruce found his song, says Madeleine Teahan
"09.02.2017 12:30:01" catholicherald.co.uk My Vatican journey Sally Axworthy, Britain's ambassador to the Holy See, says the Vatican foreign ministry may be tiny but it achieves stunning results
"09.02.2017 09:08:10" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 09/02/17 A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church Cardinal John Tong says the Holy See and China have reached 'a preliminary consensus' on bishops' appointments
"08.02.2017 23:04:01" catholicherald.co.uk Poverty is the greatest challenge to humanity, says Vatican's UN nuncio Archbishop Auza said that the world is now 'less stable and in desperate need of concrete signs of hope'
"08.02.2017 21:03:00" catholicherald.co.uk US archbishop visits Vietnam to show country's Catholics 'they are not forgotten' | CatholicHerald.co.uk Archbishop Joseph Kurtz has visited Vietnam in a show of solidarity
"08.02.2017 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Experts tell Australian abuse panel Church must look closely at clerical culture Catholic experts have told an Australian government commission that the Church needed to re-examine its culture of clericalism
"08.02.2017 17:07:05" catholicherald.co.uk Glasgow priest attributes 'miraculous' recovery to Venerable Margaret Sinclair Mgr Peter Smith was given less than 48 hours to live after a blood clot was discovered on his lung
"08.02.2017 15:51:48" Timeline Photos 'Integration tsar' defends remarks on Catholic schools http://buff.ly/2lnV5Iv
"08.02.2017 15:00:03" catholicherald.co.uk New gender policy won't affect Catholic Scouting units, says committee The Boy Scouts of America's new policy is to accept members based on the gender they identity as
"08.02.2017 14:21:33" catholicherald.co.uk 'Build bridges not walls': Pope Francis reiterates message on immigrants General audience report
"08.02.2017 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Bishop Egan: pray for the Church because there is a 'growing problem' Bishop Egan said priests had asked him whether they should obey the Pope or their bishop
"08.02.2017 11:00:04" catholicherald.co.uk Adultery has always been with us – but normalising it is a very modern mistake 'Those who minimise sexual sin are trying to conform the Church to the world'
"08.02.2017 09:29:25" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 08/02/17 Cardinal Kasper says he believes that the Pope approves of intercommunion in mixed marriages under certain conditions
"07.02.2017 21:12:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis's message for Lent 2017 Read the full text...
"07.02.2017 19:00:07" catholicherald.co.uk The trouble with Wagner The composer's anti-Semitism has worrying echoes in today's society, says Francis Phillips
"07.02.2017 18:00:04" Timeline Photos St Peter's Basilica to host Anglican Evensong for the first time http://buff.ly/2knHF1p
"07.02.2017 17:00:10" catholicherald.co.uk Church in El Salvador calls for mining ban An archbishop said the country's mining law leaves the country vulnerable to exploitation
"07.02.2017 15:56:56" catholicherald.co.uk 'Money and pride make people ignore God's word,' says Pope The Pope's message for Lent has been released
"07.02.2017 15:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican releases updated guidelines for bioethical questions The charter aims to provide a thorough summary of the Church's position on affirming the absolute value of life
"07.02.2017 13:00:07" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican defend inviting ex-Chinese health minister to organ trafficking conference Vatican accused of helping to 'whitewash' China's record on organ harvesting
"07.02.2017 08:34:29" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 07/02/17 Donald Trump will meet Pope Francis in May, according to reports
"06.02.2017 22:00:05" Timeline Photos Keep searching for unity, Pope tells German Lutherans and Catholics http://buff.ly/2kenaBz
"06.02.2017 20:09:02" catholicherald.co.uk Is secularism losing its grip on France? – CatholicHerald.co.uk Our latest podcast...
"06.02.2017 18:03:10" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: 'Follow Mother Teresa's example and defend the unborn' Citing St Teresa, the Pope appealed for 'courageous educational action in favour of human life'
"06.02.2017 17:02:27" catholicherald.co.uk South African Jesuits 'disturbed' by 94 patient deaths following neglect A report has found centres in the Gauteng province failed to provide seriously ill people with enough food and water
"06.02.2017 15:10:01" catholicherald.co.uk US Bishops launch campaign urging Trump to protect religious freedom Bishops post online letter for Catholics to send to the president
"06.02.2017 13:00:08" catholicherald.co.uk Royal commission: Seven per cent of Australian Catholic priests accused of abuse The statistics were released during the opening address of a hearing of Australia's Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse
"06.02.2017 11:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk On her Sapphire Jubilee, the Queen remains a wonderful inspiration to all 'The Queen is a remarkable example of faithfulness to a call'
"06.02.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Posters criticising Pope Francis appear in Rome The posters reference the 'decapitation' of the Order of Malta
"06.02.2017 08:22:00" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 06/02/17 Pope urges Christians to reject 'the polluting germs of selfishness, envy and gossip'
"06.02.2017 07:59:43" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis sends video message to Super Bowl Watch the video...
"04.02.2017 12:58:57" catholicherald.co.uk Pope names Archbishop Becciu as personal delegate to Order of Malta Archbishop Becciu to serve as 'exclusive spokesman' for Pope within Order of Malta
"03.02.2017 16:33:00" catholicherald.co.uk The Maltese Church once defied secularisation. Now its bishops have surrendered For those of us who love Maltese Catholicism, the bishops' recent guidelines on Communion are deeply distressing, says William Oddie
"03.02.2017 15:01:17" catholicherald.co.uk Once euthanasia is voluntary, it will become irresistible. Just ask the Dutch Euthanasia in the Netherlands and Canada has taken an even more disturbing turn
"03.02.2017 12:35:01" catholicherald.co.uk Jacob Rees-Mogg: it is becoming more difficult to be both a Christian and an MP Jacob Rees-Mogg speaks to Madeleine Teahan as part of a new podcast series
"03.02.2017 11:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk The Mother of God is a model for times of 'incredible darkness' We all experience sorrow, loss and the fear that life has no meaning. At those times, Our Lady can be our guide, says Francis Phillips
"03.02.2017 10:32:24" catholicherald.co.uk Bishop establishes centre for the traditional Latin Mass in Devon The Extraordinary Form Mass has a home in Devon for the first time in decades
"03.02.2017 09:28:47" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 03/02/17 Consecrated men and women are called to 'put Jesus in the midst of his people', says Pope Francis
"02.02.2017 17:25:31" catholicherald.co.uk Doctor 'asked family to hold down struggling euthanasia victim' Dutch prosecutors are to examine the case of an elderly woman who was drugged and pinned down so a doctor could end her life
"02.02.2017 16:28:33" catholicherald.co.uk Trump keeps 'extreme' executive order that bishops say threatens religious freedom Bishops express disappointment over decision not to revoke 'deeply flawed' executive order issued by Obama
"02.02.2017 15:20:00" catholicherald.co.uk What I saw in the megachurches A rich Catholic subculture once animated city life. Megachurches show us how we can revive it, says Stephen Bullivant
"02.02.2017 14:21:02" catholicherald.co.uk Meeting the Christians of Aleppo 'Surviving the war was a miracle': John Pontifex meets Aleppo's dwindling Christian community
"02.02.2017 13:21:21" catholicherald.co.uk Secularism, the new ancien régime Espousing Catholicism used to be fatal to a French politician's chances. The arrival of François Fillon shows how much the nation has changed
"02.02.2017 12:18:47" catholicherald.co.uk Could your parish welcome a refugee family? Government appeals to churches for help The Home Office has appealed to churches to help integrate refugees, as it tries to meet a target of accepting 20,000 Syrians. The Home Office is inviting churches and other community groups to help refugees integrate - but in six months, only two groups have signed up
"02.02.2017 10:45:01" catholicherald.co.uk Refugee ban forces Iraqi archbishop to cancel visit to the US Archbishop Warda had been invited by a member of Congress to talk about the persecution of Iraqi Christians
"02.02.2017 09:28:32" catholicherald.co.uk First wooden church since the Great Fire is built in London An all-wooden church has been built in London for the first time in 350 years
"01.02.2017 21:20:01" catholicherald.co.uk Christian hope is the belief in the reality of heaven, says Pope Francis The Pope continued his series of messages on hope at this week's general audience
"01.02.2017 20:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Secularism, the new ancien régime Espousing Catholicism used to be fatal to a French politician's chances. The arrival of François Fillon shows how much the nation has changed This week's magazine features Melissa Kite, Samuel Gregg, Colin Brazier and Piers Paul Read. Take a look inside!
"01.02.2017 19:00:01" Timeline Photos US bishops say Trump's refugee ban raises deep concerns over religious freedom http://buff.ly/2kgBWc5
"01.02.2017 18:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Church launches survival plan for Iraq's suffering Christians Archbishop Bashar Warda said the Church wanted displaced people to return to their villages in peace and security
"01.02.2017 17:18:15" catholicherald.co.uk 'Clarification is gravely needed': international priests' association gives support to dubia An international association of Catholic priests has issued a statement in support of the four cardinals' request for clarification of Amoris Laetitia. An association of priests from Britain, Ireland, Australia and the US has issued a statement in support of the four cardinals' request for clarification of Amoris Laetitia
"01.02.2017 17:07:43" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic peer urges Government to pressure Pakistan to stop persecution of Christians A Catholic peer has called upon the Government to exert greater pressure on Pakistan to stop the persecution of Christians after it admitted that a controversial scheme to “export the dole” involves larger sums of money than previously revealed. Lord Alton says the British Government should do more to bring a halt to the persecution of Pakistani Christians
"01.02.2017 16:02:47" catholicherald.co.uk Canadian bishop warns euthanasia could soon be seen as a moral duty 'This "medical-assistance in dying" is a threat to the foundations of our society,' Bishop Noel Simard said
"01.02.2017 15:03:58" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: 'Jesus sought the people, not popularity' Jesus Christ is 'always in the midst of the people', the Pope said at Mass in his residence
"01.02.2017 14:00:04" Group of German bishops endorse Communion for the remarried http://buff.ly/2krI2se
"01.02.2017 13:00:12" Timeline Photos A key principle for the era of Francis and Trump: rulers are not above the law http://buff.ly/2kg4JNP
"01.02.2017 12:09:14" The Catholic Herald
"01.02.2017 11:32:49" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Müller: Communion for the remarried is against God's law The cardinal said that nobody, not even a pope, could reaffirm teaching set down by St John Paul II
"01.02.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Iraqi Christian leader sees little future for Christians in Mosul Fr Emanuel Youkhana visited the war-torn city last week
"01.02.2017 10:00:42" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 01/02/17 Evangelicals must not gloss over fundamental differences with Catholics, the Evangelical Alliance says as it marks the Reformation's 500th anniversary
"01.02.2017 09:55:04" catholicherald.co.uk Why Neil Gorsuch is an outstanding Supreme Court nomination Gorsuch is good news for religious and social conservatives - and for those who value the separation of powers
"01.02.2017 08:21:06" catholicherald.co.uk President Trump names Scalia successor Episcopalian, who backed Little Sisters of the Poor over contraception, nominated for Supreme Court vacancy
"31.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Religious leaders continue to criticise President Trump's ban on refugees More reaction to the executive order on immigration
"31.01.2017 19:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk In Jordan, Syrian refugees accepted by US angered by Trump's immigration order 'We were told that we were accepted for resettlement in the US, and now everything is at a standstill'
"31.01.2017 17:13:00" catholicherald.co.uk Auxiliary bishop punched during Mass says he's doing well Fr Manuel Cruz was punched in the mouth at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Newark, New Jersey
"31.01.2017 15:16:00" catholicherald.co.uk Bishops to speak against death penalty for man accused of killing priest Fr Rene Robert, from Florida, was murdered in April
"31.01.2017 13:00:39" catholicherald.co.uk Governor: 'Put abortion rights in New York constitution' The New York State Catholic Conference said Gov Andrew Cuomo's proposal will fail
"31.01.2017 10:11:06" catholicherald.co.uk Iraqi patriarch: Fast track for Christian refugees will fuel tensions Once President Trump's 'travel ban' is lifted, refugees fleeing to America due to religious persecution will be prioritised
"31.01.2017 08:27:28" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 31/01/17 The SSPX is reportedly close to reconciliation with the Vatican
"30.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Man punches auxiliary bishop during Mass at US church The Mass was being celebrated in honour of baseball Hall of Famer Roberto Clemente
"30.01.2017 19:00:04" Timeline Photos Tens of thousands attend #MarchforLife2017 rally in Washington http://buff.ly/2kKnlbI
"30.01.2017 18:05:24" catholicherald.co.uk Religious leaders condemn shooting at Quebec mosque Pope Francis met with Cardinal Gerald Lacroix, the Archbishop of Quebec, in Rome today
"30.01.2017 15:43:23" catholicherald.co.uk President Trump's executive order on immigration criticised by US Church leaders The entire refugee resettlement programme has been suspended for 120 days
"30.01.2017 15:01:32" catholicherald.co.uk Pakistani court clears 155 people of burning Christian homes Dozens of houses belonging to Christian residents were torched in Lahore in 2013
"30.01.2017 12:54:44" catholicherald.co.uk The protests against Trump's 'travel ban' will only serve to shore up his support 'The more the protests continue, the more the people who voted for President Trump will feel vindicated'
"30.01.2017 10:20:04" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis concerned by 'haemorrhage' of priests and nuns from Church Francis tells Vatican event that the loss of clergy is weakening the Church
"30.01.2017 08:56:32" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 30/01/17 If more people were poor in spirit 'there would be fewer divisions, conflicts and polemics', says Pope Francis
"28.01.2017 20:03:16" catholicherald.co.uk Pope stresses Order of Malta's sovereignty as Grand Master's resignation is confirmed The Knights of Malta say Pope Francis has written to their leaders stressing the sovereignty of the ancient Catholic lay order, following the Vatican's intervention in the order. The Grand Master, Fra' Matthew Festing, has resigned at Pope Francis's The Order of Malta has accepted Fra' Matthew Festing's resignation, with Pope Francis stressing the order's sovereignty
"28.01.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Fanny Burney: the Jane Austen contemporary who really did despise the lower classes I have just finished reading Evelina, Frances Burney's first novel, a book that was greatly enjoyed by Jane Austen and is, in some ways, a source book for some of Jane Austen's own writings. Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith on Fanny Burney's Evelina...
"27.01.2017 22:26:11" catholicherald.co.uk 'Life is winning in America,' vice president tells March for Life Mike Pence addressed the crowd at March for Life
"27.01.2017 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk I've stopped writing my book about depression, and for the best of reasons When you've suffered from mental illness, mere common-or-garden sickness and dizziness is almost enjoyable, says Stephen Bullivant
"27.01.2017 16:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk 'Harvard was a great place to be Catholic – I felt like a rebel': an interview with Aurora Griffin Aurora Griffin is no stranger to the pages of the Catholic Herald, having written here about her book, How I Stayed Catholic at Harvard (Ignatius Press), and here about her successful efforts to stop a Black Mass taking place at Harvard. The author of a recent book on keeping the faith at university talks to Francis Phillips about faith, friendship and liturgy
"27.01.2017 15:26:47" catholicherald.co.uk What will happen when Trump and Pope Francis finally meet? The US president is likely to get an earful, but on one topic he might receive a word of thanks, says Fr Raymond de Souza
"27.01.2017 12:19:11" catholicherald.co.uk The Knights have had painful clashes with the Vatican before. They can survive this too For those who know some Order of Malta history, this episode may prompt a case of déjà vu, says Paolo Gambi
"27.01.2017 11:07:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis revokes all of Grand Master's actions since December 6 Cardinal Pietro Parolin has told the Order that the Pope has declared all Fra' Festing's actions since December 6 'null and void'
"27.01.2017 10:10:00" catholicherald.co.uk CRS president: Denying entry to refugees won't make US safer 'People who walked through mine fields to escape ISIS ... are not the people we are afraid of'
"27.01.2017 09:11:33" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 27/01/17 In the end, state-sponsored torture becomes 'another form of terrorism', says the secretary general of the Italian bishops' conference
"26.01.2017 17:24:04" catholicherald.co.uk Friar: a sense of hope is growing in Aleppo The Franciscan friar said the devastation in Aleppo is beyond what one can imagine – but that the people there are hopeful
"26.01.2017 16:21:22" catholicherald.co.uk Little-known Sister who sheltered Jews from the Nazis is honoured in home town Sister Agnes Walsh's heroism has long been overlooked – her own family learned the full story only last year
"26.01.2017 14:50:00" catholicherald.co.uk Kazakhstan, outpost of Catholic orthodoxy Some of the most eloquent voices in defence of Catholic doctrine are coming from Central Asia, says Dan Hitchens
"26.01.2017 13:50:31" catholicherald.co.uk The Maltese furore Two very unlikely bishops have issued the most permissive guidelines yet on Amoris Laetitia. No wonder many Catholics are up in arms, says Fr Mark Drew
"26.01.2017 12:50:03" catholicherald.co.uk What I learned on the Women's March 'I liked these people, even if I did not agree with their rigidly secular worldview': Stuart Reid joins the 'dreaded liberal elite' at London's anti-Trump protest
"26.01.2017 11:44:33" catholicherald.co.uk Francis isn't the first Pope to intervene with an Order's affairs. But papal power can go too far of the Order of Malta has a possible precedent – from 1981, when St John Paul II intervened in the internal affairs of the Jesuit Order. The then General, Padre Arrupe, elected for life, had been incapacitated by a stroke. The Jesuits decided to elect a Whether or not Francis has the right to intervene, a Pope risks his moral authority if he seems to overuse his power. By Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith:
"26.01.2017 10:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk What's inside this week's magazine? A sneak peek inside this week's edition
"26.01.2017 09:16:34" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 26/01/17 The Mexican border wall will put immigrants' lives 'in needless danger', says Cardinal DiNardo
"25.01.2017 19:01:28" catholicherald.co.uk New Marist poll shows Americans strongly support abortion restrictions The poll indicates shifting public attitudes to the issue of abortion
"25.01.2017 17:00:03" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Wuerl: 'Amoris Laetitia is part of Church's faithful and living tradition' US cardinal says apostolic exhortation reaffirms Catholic teaching on marriage and the family
"25.01.2017 14:40:22" catholicherald.co.uk The Vatican has destroyed the Order of Malta's sovereignty. What if Italy does the same to the Vatican? The most remarkable thing about the Order of Malta controversy is not that the Grand Master, Fra' Matthew Festing, has resigned. That is extraordinary enough, especially given that it was apparently on the invitation of Pope Francis. No, the most The Holy See's intervention into the Order of Malta is an astonishing breach of sovereignty, says Ed Condon - and could be a hostage to fortune
"25.01.2017 14:23:58" catholicherald.co.uk Pope meets Arnold Schwarzenegger at general audience General audience report...
"25.01.2017 13:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Duterte to Filipino bishops: 'I'll resign if you do' The president accused the Church of corruption in foul-mouthed rant
"25.01.2017 12:37:25" Timeline Photos BREAKING: Pope Francis to name delegate to run Order of Malta, says Vatican http://buff.ly/2kigPpb
"25.01.2017 11:21:38" The Catholic Herald
"25.01.2017 11:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: 'God listens to all prayers, even angry ones' 'Tell God what you feel to his face,' Francis said during Mass in the chapel of his Vatican residence
"25.01.2017 09:23:29" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 25/01/17 Today's must-reads...
"25.01.2017 08:16:46" catholicherald.co.uk Order of Malta Grand Master resigns amid row with Vatican Fra' Matthew Festing met Pope Francis on Tuesday to offer his resignation
"24.01.2017 21:10:01" catholicherald.co.uk The trouble with appealing to 'a well-formed conscience' The Maltese document has some alarming historical parallels, says Dan Hitchens
"24.01.2017 20:17:53" catholicherald.co.uk After the Supreme Court decision, we could see major parliamentary battles – or a general election After today's Supreme Court's ruling (8-3) that an Act of Parliament is required to trigger Article 50, the right-leaning press will no doubt raise a few eyebrows about the “impartiality” of the Supreme Court judges. But what really matters is the detail. The government now has clarity on Brexit - but there are serious challenges ahead, says William Cash
"24.01.2017 19:06:02" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: 'Conversion means changing your way of thinking, not just living' On Sunday, Pope Francis led the faithful in praying for the victims of the avalanche in central Italy that buried a hotel
"24.01.2017 17:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk My dream for my kids: celibacy Matthew Walther on why he doesn't want grandchildren
"24.01.2017 15:00:03" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis urges media to tell more 'good news' stories Read the full text of the Pope's message for the World Day of Communications
"24.01.2017 14:45:52" catholicherald.co.uk Scorsese's Jesuit epic snubbed by Oscars 2017 Silence picks up just one nomination
"24.01.2017 13:00:02" Timeline Photos Opus Dei elects new leader http://buff.ly/2js0jlJ
"24.01.2017 11:04:00" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican Museums open doors wider with revamped website A YouTube channel featuring 'virtual tours' has also been launched
"24.01.2017 08:50:29" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 24/01/17 Today's must-reads...
"23.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Couples must be supported throughout married life, says Pope Francis addressed members of the Roman Rota
"23.01.2017 19:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Irish bishops discuss abuse crisis and role of women in Church during meeting with Pope Telling the bishops of Ireland that he wanted to hear their questions, concerns and even criticisms, Pope Francis spent almost two hours in conversation with them. 26 bishops travelled to the Vatican for the 'ad limina' visit
"23.01.2017 18:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pro-life groups take part in Women's March despite snub by organisers 'We were prepared for confrontation and instead were supported by so many women'
"23.01.2017 17:25:16" catholicherald.co.uk Trump reinstates ban on funding for international groups that perform abortions The policy also prohibits taxpayer funding for groups that lobby to legalise abortion or promote it as a family planning method
"23.01.2017 17:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Lead people to certainty of Gospel, Pope tells Dominicans The Pope celebrated Mass with the Order of Preachers at Rome's Basilica of St John Lateran
"23.01.2017 14:51:34" catholicherald.co.uk The Maltese bishops cannot alter St John Paul II's teaching – but they can damage Church unity Fr Lucie-Smith on the Maltese bishops...
"23.01.2017 13:00:31" catholicherald.co.uk Former employee sues group that represents victims of clergy abuse A former director of development for Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests has accused organisation of being motivated by an ideological hostility to the Catholic Church
"23.01.2017 11:46:45" catholicherald.co.uk A Catholic theologian walks into an Evangelical megachurch. Watch what happens next A couple of Sunday mornings ago, I had my first experience of a Texas “megachurch”. (It was a weekend of firsts in other ways too. The evening before I attended a packed, standing-room-only Divine Worship vigil, at the US Ordinariate's impressive Theologian Stephen Bullivant was invited to join a session at a Texas megachurch. There were some surprises in store
"23.01.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis shares his thoughts on Donald Trump Francis discussed the new US president in an interview with Spanish newspaper
"23.01.2017 09:36:54" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 23/01/17 Pope Francis urges Christians to take the 'love and tenderness of Jesus to every context, even the most impervious and resistant'
"20.01.2017 22:46:32" catholicherald.co.uk Pope offers prayers for Trump as he is sworn in as US president “I offer you my cordial good wishes and the assurance of my prayers that almighty God will grant you wisdom and strength in the exercise of your high office.”
"20.01.2017 17:07:33" catholicherald.co.uk Maltese bishop denies he will suspend priests who don't give Communion to the remarried Several websites had reported rumours that the Maltese bishop had threatened to suspend priests from saying Mass unless they give Communion to the remarried. Bishop Mario Grech has denied that he will suspend priests who abide by traditional Church teaching on the Eucharist
"20.01.2017 16:11:10" catholicherald.co.uk Amid the brutality of war, an act of kindness shines all the more brightly Francis Phillips on the priest and the soldier who brought relief to a devastated village
"20.01.2017 12:46:02" catholicherald.co.uk PODCAST: What does Donald Trump's inauguration mean for Christians? Matthew Schmitz, literary editor of First Things, talks to Madeleine Teahan about what Christians want from their new president:
"20.01.2017 11:54:03" catholicherald.co.uk Papal nuncio to Britain is transferred to Rome The bishops of England, Wales and Scotland have praised Archbishop Mennini for his 'kindness' and 'wise counsel' and offered prayers for his new mission
"20.01.2017 11:02:07" catholicherald.co.uk Anti-Trump feminist protest excludes pro-life groups Pro-life groups have been excluded from the Women's March – but they say they will take part anyway
"20.01.2017 09:42:41" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 20/01/17 Cardinal Parolin says the Holy See is optimistic about a breakthrough deal with China
"19.01.2017 18:31:00" catholicherald.co.uk Christian living requires constant battle with the devil, says Pope Francis The devil 'wages war' on those who move closer to Christ, the Pope said at morning Mass
"19.01.2017 17:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk Bishops visiting Holy Land: Christians must oppose Israeli settlements Bishops from North America and Europe said the 'de facto annexation' undermined the rights of Palestians
"19.01.2017 16:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk Without hope in eternal life, art loses a great source of creativity Faith expands the artistic imagination, says Francis Phillips
"19.01.2017 15:30:01" catholicherald.co.uk Donald Trump has shaken the liberal order. Where does that leave Christians? 'Our faith dictates a duty to protect the unborn. On that count, Trump will be much better than his predecessor'
"19.01.2017 14:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk My dream for my kids: celibacy As a husband and father of two, my highest ambition is to have no grandchildren, says Matthew Walther
"19.01.2017 13:14:54" catholicherald.co.uk The 'integration tsar' who excludes Catholics 'Integration' is precisely what many of our forefathers died to prevent, says Edward Leigh. Catholics should be on full alert
"19.01.2017 11:13:56" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: Martin Luther wanted to 'renew the Church, not divide her' The Pope told Lutheran pilgrims that their founder had good intentions
"19.01.2017 09:46:57" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 19/01/17 The Philippines 'values its special relations with the Holy See', President Rodrigo Duterte assures Pope Francis
"19.01.2017 09:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk What's inside this week's magazine? Read Matthew Schmitz, Sir Edward Leigh MP, Ann Widdecombe, Colin Brazier and many more in this week's edition!
"18.01.2017 23:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Nichols to crown Our Lady of Fatima statue to mark centenary year The National Pilgrim Virgin Statue and Relics will arrive at Westminster Cathedral in February
"18.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Walsingham needs a Holy House 'Walsingham without a Holy House is like Lourdes without the Grotto'
"18.01.2017 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk 'Offer compromise and build bridges', Archbishop Martin urges Northern Irish politicians A snap election has been called in Northern Ireland
"18.01.2017 17:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic nun banned from wearing habit in classroom The ban is in accordance with a law passed in 1919 under pressure from the Ku Klux Klan
"18.01.2017 15:35:45" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic community in Baltimore grieves after house fire claims lives of six children – CatholicHerald.co.uk The Malone family lost six of their nine children in the devastating fire
"18.01.2017 15:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: 'Prayer brings hope in most troubling times' General audience report
"18.01.2017 13:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Tremors felt in Rome as three large earthquakes hit central Italy Schools in the Italian capital have been evacuated as a precaution
"18.01.2017 12:33:57" catholicherald.co.uk 'Conscience' cannot justify Communion for the remarried, says Ordinariate bishop Bishop Steven Lopes, head of the American branch of the Ordinariate, has released a pastoral letter which reaffirms traditional Church teaching on Communion for the remarried. Bishop Steven Lopes, head of the American branch of the Ordinariate, has released a pastoral letter which reaffirms traditional Church teaching on Communion for the remarried
"18.01.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Opus Dei prepare for process to choose new prelate The three-step process will begin later this month
"18.01.2017 10:17:35" The Catholic Herald
"18.01.2017 09:31:47" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 18/01/17 New 'attacks on the Vatican, economic reforms and Cardinal George Pell' have a 'sinister intent', the cardinal's office says
"17.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope baptises babies born in Italian earthquake zone The Pope celebrated the sacrament of baptism in a private ceremony in the chapel of his residence
"17.01.2017 19:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Rights groups concerned by disappearances of Burma pastors Two Baptist pastors who had shown journalists a Catholic church allegedly damaged by airstrikes were summoned to an army base
"17.01.2017 17:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk More than 20 churches to close in Salford Diocese publishes radical restructuring plan
"17.01.2017 15:24:10" Timeline Photos Vatican rejects Order of Malta's criticism of investigation http://buff.ly/2jFz2wB
"17.01.2017 13:31:37" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican rejects Order of Malta's criticism of investigation In a statement, the Holy See 'reaffirmed its confidence' in the commission appointed to investigate the order
"17.01.2017 11:54:58" catholicherald.co.uk The Maltese bishops' document will hurt Catholics – especially women Catholic women deserve a more pastoral response than 'sorry, but you'd better give him what he wants'
"17.01.2017 10:41:18" catholicherald.co.uk Order of Malta leader: 'Vatican investigators have conflict of interest' Fra' Matthew Festing defended his actions in a letter to the order's membership
"17.01.2017 08:35:45" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 17/01/17 The Vatican 'foreign minister' says Pope Francis will never 'give up the truth' for the sake of dialogue with hostile regimes
"16.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Christian witness requires action, Pope says during parish visit Francis visited a parish in Rome
"16.01.2017 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Boston's archbishop joins Vatican office on clergy sex abuse Pope Francis has named the newest member of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith
"16.01.2017 16:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Caffarra: the dubia matter because people's salvation is at stake Cardinal Caffarra: 'Never forget, this is the supreme law of the Church: the eternal salvation of the faithful'
"16.01.2017 15:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk New Palestinian embassy signals Pope's love for Palestine, says President Abbas The Palestinian embassy to the Holy See was inaugurated on Saturday
"16.01.2017 13:38:31" catholicherald.co.uk America can unite by following the example of Martin Luther King, not Donald Trump 'The President-elect wants 'to make America great again', but his vision is limited' #MLKDay
"16.01.2017 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Egypt drops case against mob accused of attacking Christian woman At the time of the attack, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi called for the accused to be held accountable
"16.01.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope demands protection for migrants Francis spoke out following latest deadly shipwreck
"16.01.2017 10:37:12" catholicherald.co.uk The Young Pope is 'not wildly inaccurate', says HBO chief Jude Law plays a fictitious US pontiff in #TheYoungPope
"16.01.2017 08:56:54" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 16/01/17 Pope Francis says young migrants must be guaranteed 'protection and defence, as well as integration'
"14.01.2017 11:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Long read: What liberal intellectuals get wrong about transgenderism Most people instinctively feel threatened by the postmodern redefinition of gender. Their instincts are correct, says John Milbank
"13.01.2017 15:54:50" catholicherald.co.uk Malta's bishops tell the remarried: take Communion if you feel at peace with God Maltese bishops say that, for remarried Catholics, living as brother and sister may be 'humanly impossible'
"13.01.2017 14:17:35" catholicherald.co.uk Influential Trump adviser is to speak at March for Life Kellyanne Conway ran Donald Trump's campaign for the presidency
"13.01.2017 12:20:00" catholicherald.co.uk We need to hear your voices, Pope tells young Catholics ahead of synod – CatholicHerald.co.uk Pope Francis said responses from young people will form the basis of next year's Synod of Bishops
"13.01.2017 11:24:01" catholicherald.co.uk Podcast: How to end the Dubia drama 'A formal correction would prompt a crisis in Francis's papacy': Fr Mark Drew and Madeleine Teahan talk about the duba
"13.01.2017 10:29:19" catholicherald.co.uk Silence shows that priests aren't therapists – they're here to help save our souls Critics have reduced Silence to a missile in the culture wars. It's so much more than that, says Tim Stanley
"13.01.2017 09:31:31" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 13/01/17 Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi promises to build the country's largest church by 2018
"12.01.2017 18:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Bishops warn of intolerance after government advisor criticises Catholic schools Bishops Egan and Davies said an 'equalities agenda' could lead to intolerance
"12.01.2017 16:50:31" catholicherald.co.uk McDonald's near Vatican to give free meals to the poor Volunteers to distribute a specially prepared menu including a double cheeseburger, fresh apple slices and a bottle of water
"12.01.2017 15:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Burke: there are 'other cardinals who fully endorse the dubia' Cardinal Burke told an Italian publication: 'We are not only four'
"12.01.2017 14:21:29" catholicherald.co.uk The knights who won't retreat Misunderstanding or dirty tricks? Dan Hitchens on the Order of Malta's strange clash with Rome.
"12.01.2017 12:20:01" catholicherald.co.uk Abortion policy is stuck in the dark ages Abortion confers no health benefit. So why is it within the purview of the NHS? By Dr Calum Miller
"12.01.2017 11:15:37" catholicherald.co.uk Nigerian archbishop asks president to act against 'unparalleled' savagery Archbishop Kaigama was speaking after attacks by Fulani herdsmen left an estimated 800 people dead
"12.01.2017 09:45:15" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 12/01/17 Some 215 million Christians are suffering persecution today, according to a new report
"12.01.2017 09:02:32" catholicherald.co.uk Bishop opposes death penalty for Dylann Roof: 'All human life is sacred' The Bishop of Charleston asked for prayers for the victims – and for Roof's own conversion
"11.01.2017 23:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Boston Archdiocese creates online database to help Catholics trace family history Thousands of records dating back to 1789 will be available to view online
"11.01.2017 21:36:01" catholicherald.co.uk What's inside this week's magazine? Dan Hitchens, Simcha Fisher, Gisela Stuart, Tim Stanley and many more!
"11.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Nichols renews call to welcome refugees to the UK Cardinal Nichols has urged the government to do more to assist the most vulnerable refugees from the Middle East
"11.01.2017 19:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk 'False idols always let you down,' says Pope Francis At his weekly general audience, Pope Francis warned against man-made idols that only provide fleeting comforts
"11.01.2017 17:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Stand up to 'enemies of peace', Pope urges diplomats Francis suggested resolutions for religious and political leaders to build peace
"11.01.2017 15:58:31" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican: Order of Malta investigation is 'legitimate' The order has denied the legality of the Vatican probe
"11.01.2017 15:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Abortion survivor to speak at Walk for Life West Coast Melissa Ohden was delivered during a saline infusion abortion and founded the Abortion Survivors Network
"11.01.2017 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Mexico's Catholic church calls for search for missing priest The priest has been missing from Coahuila state, an area renowned for cartel violence, for a week
"11.01.2017 11:26:42" catholicherald.co.uk Government integration advisor: 'Catholic schools cannot oppose gay marriage' The UK Government's top advisor on community integration has said it is 'not OK' for Catholic schools to oppose gay marriage
"11.01.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Thirty cardinals 'raised concerns' about Amoris Laetitia draft A 'significant number' of bishops' conferences reportedly also expressed misgivings
"11.01.2017 10:41:53" The Catholic Herald
"11.01.2017 09:49:32" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 11/01/17 French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen accuses main rival François Fillon of 'opportunistic use' of the Catholic faith
"11.01.2017 08:46:01" catholicherald.co.uk Knights of Malta refuse to assist 'irrelevant' papal probe Knights say investigation is aimed at limiting order's sovereignty
"10.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Priest: Brazil's prison system 'factory of torture that creates monsters' Almost 100 inmates have died in Brazil since the turn of the year
"10.01.2017 19:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic parents forgive suicide bomber who killed their son in Pakistan The couple's son died in the attack by a Pakistani Taliban group on Easter Sunday
"10.01.2017 17:03:00" catholicherald.co.uk Church is the ideal place for the elderly to stave off loneliness 'Any elderly person who is at a loose end can always go to church, where, if the parish is a good one, they will automatically find people to socialise with'
"10.01.2017 15:05:00" catholicherald.co.uk Georgia woman killed by gunman at Florida airport was parish stalwart Olga Woltering was on her way to a cruise with her husband to celebrate his birthday
"10.01.2017 13:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Judge allows lawsuit to proceed against Legion of Christ The lawsuit is being brought by an anti-abortion group
"10.01.2017 10:31:33" catholicherald.co.uk Restoring Church of the Nativity is like 'touching heaven', say workers The project has already uncovered a Crusades-era mosaic
"10.01.2017 08:48:39" Timeline Photos Morning Catholic must-reads: https://goo.gl/4pqwhM
"09.01.2017 21:07:00" catholicherald.co.uk Guard the faith and make it grow, Pope tells parents at baptism Pope Francis baptised 28 infants in the Sistine Chapel
"09.01.2017 19:28:00" catholicherald.co.uk How I learned to love the beautiful customs of Epiphany Francis Phillips' latest books blog...
"09.01.2017 18:53:03" catholicherald.co.uk A lesson from St Josemaría Escrivá in a Texas diner Little acts of public piety make me feel self-conscious, says Stephen Bullivant. Am I just being too English?
"09.01.2017 17:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk 'I don't like travelling, but papal visits encourage seeds of hope,' says Pope Francis Francis discusses papal visits
"09.01.2017 16:07:18" catholicherald.co.uk Yes, the Order of Malta is Catholic. That doesn't legitimise this Vatican inquiry Unless the Pope formally abrogates the Order's rights, the Secretary of State cannot launch an investigation, says canon lawyer Ed Condon
"09.01.2017 15:01:13" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Müller: 'No need to correct Pope Francis on divorce' Vatican doctrine chief responds to dubia request
"09.01.2017 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Huge Catholic procession takes place under heavy security in Manila Security measures put in place due to fears of an Islamist attack
"09.01.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican offers help to the homeless on the streets of Rome Thermal sleeping bags were distributed to some rough sleepers
"09.01.2017 08:44:35" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 09/01/17 – CatholicHerald.co.uk The Holy Father urges all Catholics to join the World Network of the Pope's Prayer Intentions
"06.01.2017 17:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk An African cardinal asks a good question: What about Communion for polygamists? Missionaries have consistently condemned polygamy. Admitting polygamists to Communion would be a grave error, says Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith
"06.01.2017 16:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Luther affirmed Mary's perpetual virginity. It's a shame that many Protestants now reject it I firmly believe that Mary, according to the words of the Gospel as a pure Virgin, brought forth for us the Son of God, and in childbirth and after childbirth forever remained a pure, intact Virgin. The Reformers understood that ancient teachings on Mary protect our beliefs about Christ, says Aaron Taylor
"06.01.2017 14:53:34" catholicherald.co.uk The Magi embody all those who long for God, says Pope Francis Francis says the Wise Men, 'weary of the Herods of their own day', had a 'holy longing for God'
"06.01.2017 13:35:22" catholicherald.co.uk American psychiatrists signal opposition to euthanasia An influential body representing American psychiatrists has spoken out against euthanasia
"06.01.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk The poem that sums up the selflessness of the English martyrs Blessed Thomas Belson was only 23 when he wrote of his imprisonment. Three years later, he was dead. By Francis Phillips
"06.01.2017 10:09:00" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 06/01/17 – CatholicHerald.co.uk Pope Francis appeals for 'a new vocational culture' in the Church
"06.01.2017 09:35:25" catholicherald.co.uk Turkish bishop says Catholics are 'afraid of coming to Mass' after terror attacks President Erdogan's government has been supportive of Christians – now is not the time to criticise its failings, a Turkish bishop has said
"05.01.2017 17:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Call me a snowflake, but students of Christianity really do need a trigger warning The Church's history can be horrifically distressing – I've long warned my first-year students about it, says Stephen Bullivant
"05.01.2017 16:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk The improbable Secretary-General He's a practising Catholic who opposes abortion and gay marriage. So how has António Guterres been appointed head of the UN?
"05.01.2017 15:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk How the liturgical calendar freed me from drudgery 'I was marching to the beat of empty, secular time. I needed to find a new approach...'
"05.01.2017 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Müller's balancing act Why Cardinal Müller may be the man to end the dubia drama. By Fr Mark Drew
"05.01.2017 10:55:33" catholicherald.co.uk A Vatican inquiry into the Order of Malta? Legally speaking, this makes no sense The Order of Malta, like the Vatican, is a sovereign body. For one to investigate the other is simply incoherent. By Ed Condon
"05.01.2017 09:35:37" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 05/01/17 SSPX leader Bishop Fellay is urged to accept the Vatican's proposal of a personal prelature without delay
"05.01.2017 09:14:53" catholicherald.co.uk Islamist rally in support of Pakistan's blasphemy laws turns violent Police arrested 76 people trying to reach the family home of the murdered governor Salman Taseer, whose son recently spoke out in support of Asia Bibi
"04.01.2017 21:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk What's inside this week's magazine? Take a look inside this week's Catholic Herald
"04.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: 'Prison conditions must be humane' At his general audience, the Pope prayed for prisoners killed in recent riots in Brazil
"04.01.2017 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Texan judge blocks regulation requiring Catholic hospitals to provide gender transition services The judge rejected the regulation because plantiffs would be forced to violate their religious beliefs
"04.01.2017 17:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic leaders in Congo hail Church-mediated peace deal Catholic leaders hoping for lasting peace in the country
"04.01.2017 16:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Ten stories to watch in 2017 – CatholicHerald.co.uk The stories that will be making the headlines this year
"04.01.2017 15:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Let's remember the prophecy of Benedict XVI as we begin the New Year In 1970 the Pope Emeritus predicted the Church's declining influence in the world...
"04.01.2017 14:38:04" catholicherald.co.uk Scorsese's 'Silence' has an unexpected relevance to the Communion debate The film handles questions of sin, doctrine and mercy which are at the heart of today's controversies, says Dan Hitchens
"04.01.2017 13:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pro-abortion activists in Texas resist moves to ensure foetal remains are buried or cremated The question of what becomes of tissue left over from abortions and miscarriages is the latest legal battle over abortion in Texas
"04.01.2017 11:05:00" catholicherald.co.uk Church in Kerala state forms support group for transgender people The church in India's Kerala state has formed a group of priests, nuns and laypeople to respond to the pastoral needs of transgender people
"04.01.2017 10:35:55" The Catholic Herald
"04.01.2017 08:21:03" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 04/01/17 The Pope is reportedly considering a trip to strife-torn South Sudan or the Democratic Republic of Congo this year
"03.01.2017 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk When will our politicians and religious leaders come up with a coherent response to terrorism? 2017 is set to be another bleak year unless genuine progress in tackling terrorism is made
"03.01.2017 20:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Dolan will deliver Bible reading at Trump inauguration Cardinal Dolan: 'I look forward to asking almighty God to inspire and guide our new president and to continue to bless our great nation'
"03.01.2017 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Son of murdered Pakistani politician receives death threats for supporting Asia Bibi Shan Taseer called for prayers for the Christian woman currently on death row for allegedly insulting Islam
"03.01.2017 18:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Diocese opens sainthood cause for Ohio woman renowned for healing gifts It was standing-room-only at the Mass to officially open the cause for Rhoda Wise
"03.01.2017 17:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Judges rule Jakarta governor blasphemy trial closed to media An Indonesian court ruled on Tuesday that witness testimony will be closed to the media in the blasphemy trial of the capital's minority Christian governor
"03.01.2017 15:58:31" catholicherald.co.uk Terminally ill US Army sergeant who met Pope Francis dies – CatholicHerald.co.uk Cheryl Tobin was blessed by the Pope during a general audience in May
"03.01.2017 15:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Fifteen minutes that will change your life 'How giving 15 minutes each day to God changed my life'
"03.01.2017 13:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Don't fall for fake Pope quotes on Islam, says Vatican Widely shared quotes in which Francis calls for a merger of Christianity and Islam are 'invented', says spokesman
"03.01.2017 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Leonardo Boff: 'Pope Francis may soon allow Brazil to have married priests' Liberation theologian Leonardo Boff has claimed that Pope Francis may grant a special request by the Brazilian bishops to allow married priests to resume their priestly ministry
"03.01.2017 08:43:55" catholicherald.co.uk Priest jailed for smuggling arms to Palestinian militants dies aged 94 Monsignor Hilarion Capucci had a history of activism linked to Middle East conflicts
"03.01.2017 08:39:07" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 03/01/17 Pope Francis will announce an 'urgent prayer intention' on the first Sunday of each month
"02.01.2017 17:07:42" catholicherald.co.uk Pope urges bishops to show 'zero tolerance' for child abuse The Pope has written to bishops about injustices to children
"02.01.2017 11:03:37" catholicherald.co.uk Order of Malta leader professes loyalty to Pope Francis Fra' Matthew Festing said the Order of Malta would follow the Pope at this 'complex and difficult time' for the Order
"02.01.2017 08:59:27" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 02/01/17 Pope Francis prays for 'all people of goodwill who roll up their sleeves to boldly tackle the scourge of terrorism'
"01.01.2017 17:38:57" catholicherald.co.uk Let's build peace every day in 2017, says Pope Francis Say 'no' to hatred and violence and 'yes' to fraternity and reconciliation, urges Holy Father
"31.12.2016 23:12:35" catholicherald.co.uk Don't push young to the margins, urges Pope as 2017 begins 'We have condemned our young people to have no place in society,' Pontiff says at close of 2016
"30.12.2016 18:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Martin Scorsese interview: 'Catholicism is always in you' Ahead of his new film about the Jesuit missions in Japan, an exclusive interview with director Martin Scorsese
"30.12.2016 17:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk St Thomas More is more important now than at any time since his death Fr Raymond de Souza on a new exhibition which tells us much about St Thomas More and St John Fisher
"30.12.2016 15:42:36" catholicherald.co.uk Film review: Scorsese's Silence is magnificent and moving Scorsese's film should be a wake-up call for secular audiences, says Will Gore
"30.12.2016 11:30:00" catholicherald.co.uk I'm being forgotten because I'm not European, says Indian priest kidnapped by ISIS In video message Fr Tom Uzhunnalil says his health is deteriorating
"30.12.2016 10:30:01" catholicherald.co.uk Chinese leader tells Catholics: follow socialism, not the Vatican Yu Zhengsheng said Catholics should be loyal to the Chinese political system
"30.12.2016 09:25:39" catholicherald.co.uk Almost four million pilgrims visited the Vatican in 2016 There were two million fewer visitors compared to 2014, but slightly more than in 2015
"28.12.2016 21:35:42" catholicherald.co.uk Even complaining to God is a form of prayer, Pope says Pope Francis welcomes circus performers to the last general audience of 2016
"26.12.2016 09:41:59" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis wishes Christmas peace to those scarred by war In his Urbi et Orbi blessing, the Pope called for an end to the fighting in Syria and other war-torn countries
"25.12.2016 11:39:11" catholicherald.co.uk Full text: Pope Francis's Urbi et Orbi message WATCH: Pope Francis deliver the Urbi et Orbi blessing on Christmas Day
"24.12.2016 22:58:28" catholicherald.co.uk We must free ourselves from materialism, Pope says at Midnight Mass Christians must avoid being 'concerned for gifts but cold toward those who are marginalised', says Holy Father
"24.12.2016 11:01:38" catholicherald.co.uk How does the Pope want to reform the Curia? We still don't really know The details of curial reform aren't yet clear, says Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith
"23.12.2016 11:14:17" catholicherald.co.uk Wales and the Midlands are 'most spiritual' parts of Britain, poll suggests A YouGov poll has found that people in Wales and the Midlands are most likely to believe in a 'God or spiritual power'
"23.12.2016 09:47:30" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 23/12/16 Jerusalem Church leaders issue a joint Christmas message
"22.12.2016 22:30:01" catholicherald.co.uk Mary Kenny: the former 'bad girl' with a John Henry Newman tattoo Francis Phillips speaks to Mary Kenny...
"22.12.2016 17:55:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis creates commission to investigate Order of Malta crisis High-powered commission includes Archbishop Tomasi, former Holy See ambassador to the UN
"22.12.2016 17:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Anti-Christian persecution is being overlooked, says Prince Charles Anti-Christian persecution is being overlooked: Prince Charles issues video message
"22.12.2016 16:15:01" catholicherald.co.uk The Marie Stopes inquiry confirms it: our abortion laws are failing women A new report shows that the law is failing to protect pregnant mothers and their unborn children, says Peter D Williams
"22.12.2016 15:17:06" catholicherald.co.uk How do we feed a million children a day? Only by the grace of God Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow on the charity he founded, Mary's Meals
"22.12.2016 14:18:08" catholicherald.co.uk The party must go on – yes, into February Why Christmas should last until Candlemas. By Melanie McDonagh
"22.12.2016 12:14:15" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Robert Sarah: The silence that makes us tremble In this exclusive translation from his new book, Cardinal Sarah says that in the presence of God, we should be seized by a joyful and sacred fear
"22.12.2016 11:44:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis unveils 12-step programme to reform the Roman Curia Francis explained that listing the spiritual diseases of the Curia two years ago was the 'diagnosis' stage of reform
"22.12.2016 10:40:00" catholicherald.co.uk Holiness is not to be sneered at In defending the holiness of a Belgian saint, Robert Louis Stevenson gave one of the most devastating rebukes in the English language
"22.12.2016 09:33:40" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 22/12/16 The Vatican's doctrinal chief says Amoris Laetitia does not open 'a door to a kind of "Catholic divorce"'
"21.12.2016 20:08:05" Timeline Photos Vatican: 'Ordination in China marred by presence of illegitimate bishop' http://buff.ly/2iaIHOv
"21.12.2016 17:07:03" Timeline Photos Pope urges Congolese to be 'authors of reconciliation and peace' http://buff.ly/2hHMfq9
"21.12.2016 14:15:51" The Catholic Herald
"21.12.2016 13:15:00" catholicherald.co.uk Damning report reveals lack of oversight at abortion provider Marie Stopes The Care Quality Commission has revealed the safety concerns which led to a suspension of Marie Stopes services in August
"21.12.2016 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Protestors damage pentagram erected next to Nativity scene The metal sculpture was erected as an 'atheist protest'
"21.12.2016 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk At least 26 people killed in Congo protests, says human rights group A court has ruled has ruled that President Kabila can remain in power until new elections, which have been delayed indefinitely
"21.12.2016 10:01:09" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 21/12/16 The Holy See appeals for 'positive signals' from Chinese officials
"21.12.2016 08:50:55" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis grants freedom to prelate jailed over leaks Mgr Vallejo was found guilty of passing confidential documents to journalists
"20.12.2016 21:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Martyrs under communist regime in Laos beatified 17 martyrs of different nationalities died between 1954 and 1970
"20.12.2016 20:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk After Berlin attack, German Catholics unite in prayer The German Bishops' Conference has called for a 'Day of Prayer for Harassed and Persecuted Christians', scheduled for December 26
"20.12.2016 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic schools contemplating academy status should tread very carefully 'The Government has said no school will be forced to become an academy, but it now seems inevitable that most will convert at some point'
"20.12.2016 18:05:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope names first woman to head Vatican Museums New head of Vatican Museums announced
"20.12.2016 17:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pope sends condolences to family of murdered Russian ambassador In a telegram to President Vladimir Putin, the Pope assured Russian people of his prayers and spiritual solidarity
"20.12.2016 15:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Are Russians becoming the chief target of Islamist terror? Latest blog by Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith
"20.12.2016 14:08:36" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis prays for victims of Berlin lorry attack In a telgram to the Archbishop of Berlin, Pope Francis said 'people of good will must fight the folly of terrorism'
"20.12.2016 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Child victim of Egypt church attack dies A 10-year-old girl has died of her injuries following the suicide bombing earlier this month
"20.12.2016 12:19:46" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Burke: Formal correction of Amoris Laetitia could happen in the New Year The cardinal advised Catholics to remain 'serene' by reaffirming the Church's teaching
"20.12.2016 10:39:14" catholicherald.co.uk Martyrs under communist regime in Laos beatified 17 martyrs of different nationalities died between 1954 to 1970
"20.12.2016 10:14:35" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Marx says Germans must stand together following lorry attack The attack on a Christmas market in Berlin has killed 12 people and left a further 48 injured
"20.12.2016 10:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk The key to true friendship? Christlike self-sacrifice Sacrifice is intrinsic to our faith - and that includes our friendships, says Francis Phillips
"20.12.2016 09:43:35" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 20/12/16 An archbishop has received death threats after helping to negotiate a peace deal in Colombia
"20.12.2016 08:45:12" catholicherald.co.uk Military deployed across Congo as fears of unrest grow Fears of unrest are growing as President Kabila reaches the last day of his mandate
"20.12.2016 08:20:46" catholicherald.co.uk Christians face rising intolerance even in the West, says Holy See diplomat Mgr Janusz Urbanczyk said Christians were often unjustly accused of 'bigotry'
"19.12.2016 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Listen to your grandparents and reap their wisdom, Pope tells children Francis gave an audience of children some 'homework'
"19.12.2016 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal Arns laid to rest at the Sao Paulo cathedral Cardinal Paulo Evaristo Arns was renowned for his work with the poor and political prisoners
"19.12.2016 17:08:02" catholicherald.co.uk A 'British Values' oath has worrying echoes. There are much better ways to boost integration For Catholics, the idea of an “oath for all holders of public office”, which the communities minister Sajid Javid proposed yesterday, has unpleasant connotations. For most of the last 500 years, Catholics were forced onto the margins of society by such 'Institutions from pubs to universities are already helping to reduce isolation and extremism'
"19.12.2016 16:22:14" catholicherald.co.uk Blood of St Januarius fails to liquefy Failure of blood to liquefy raises concerns
"19.12.2016 15:39:39" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis to visit Fatima in May 2017 The Vatican confirms visit for 100th anniversary of the Marian apparitions of Fatima
"19.12.2016 15:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Syria and Iraq have been destroyed, says Holy Land's top Catholic cleric Archbishop Pizzaballa said 'wars and the way of force have not been able to bring peace and justice'
"19.12.2016 13:59:21" catholicherald.co.uk President Obama signs religious freedom bill The bill aims to help the US administration combat a worldwide escalation in persecution of religious minorities
"19.12.2016 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Put aside ideology and work to rebuild Aleppo, urge Catholic leaders Bishop Antoine Audo of Aleppo asked people to approach the 'shattered city as if we were coming to the stable in Bethlehem'
"19.12.2016 11:24:04" catholicherald.co.uk Bruce Springsteen: 'My childhood was the church, the church, the church' Bruce Springsteen discussed his his Catholic upbringing on Desert Island Discs
"19.12.2016 09:07:22" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis eats with homeless on 80th birthday – CatholicHerald.co.uk Pope Francis celebrated an active if low-key 80th birthday on Saturday, sharing breakfast with eight homeless people before celebrating Mass with cardinals as greetings poured in from around the world. Francis received a 'very affectionate' written greeting from Benedict XVI
"19.12.2016 08:54:56" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 19/12/16 Pope Francis urges Catholics to 'find a moment to pause, to have a bit of silence' before Christmas
"17.12.2016 10:46:41" catholicherald.co.uk As Pope Francis turns 80, here are 10 of his most memorable quotes Ten of the Pope's most memorable sayings:
"16.12.2016 18:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk How to make your home a domestic church Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith has some practical tips for bringing Christianity into the home
"16.12.2016 17:31:01" catholicherald.co.uk Church teaching on Communion cannot be changed, says Cardinal Burke The cardinal told EWTN that the Church's constant teaching and practice on Communion admit no exceptions
"16.12.2016 16:23:58" catholicherald.co.uk Manchester Catholic chaplaincy launches night shelter for asylum seekers The chaplaincy team at Manchester University have been busy
"16.12.2016 14:32:46" catholicherald.co.uk Filipino Bishops clash with Duterte over death penalty bill The Catholic bishops of the Philippines have spoken out yet again
"16.12.2016 12:13:09" catholicherald.co.uk Muslim businessman gives Baghdad's Christians a giant Christmas tree Yassir Saad said he wanted to 'join our Christian brothers in their holiday celebrations'
"16.12.2016 11:31:21" catholicherald.co.uk UK pro-life groups express alarm over three-parent baby plans The creation of babies made from two women and one man have been approved by the UK's fertility regulator
"15.12.2016 13:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk What Newman really stood for It cannot be long before Cardinal Newman becomes a Doctor of the Church – so it's important we understand his theology
"15.12.2016 11:57:00" catholicherald.co.uk There are far more disabled saints than you think Francis Phillips says a new book about saints with disabilities is a revelation
"15.12.2016 10:43:58" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic of the Year: The cheerful shepherd Why Bishop Philip Egan is our Catholic of the Year
"15.12.2016 09:15:00" catholicherald.co.uk The inside story of the St Mary's revival St Mary's University was in crisis. Then a high-flying diplomat took charge. By Amy-Jo Crowley
"14.12.2016 23:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Guidelines for bishops in Canada fail to rule out last rites for euthanasia applicants The letter offers a 'pastoral reflection' on the challenges the assisted dying law poses to the Canadian Church
"14.12.2016 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk 'The most beautiful joy of Christmas is inner joy of peace,' says Pope Christmas is a time to open your heart to the little and wondrous things found in baby Jesus — born poor and defenceless so he could be near and bring hope to everyone, Pope Francis said. General audience report
"14.12.2016 20:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Ohio governor signs 20-week abortion ban but vetoes 'heartbeat' measure Ohio Governor John Kasich has signed a bill that bans abortion in the state after 20 weeks of pregnancy, but he also vetoed a bill that would have made abortion illegal when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, usually at about the sixth week of pregnancy. "The best, most legally sound and sustainable approach to protecting the sanctity of human life"
"14.12.2016 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Liberal churches in decline while orthodox ones grow, says study of Protestants in Canada A study of Protestant churches in Canada has found that growing churches tend to be more orthodox, while shrinking ones are theologically liberal. Researchers looked at 22 Protestant churches in Canada
"14.12.2016 17:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk The West shares the responsibility for Aleppo's tragedy 'Fragile countries have collapsed into civil war and flailing politicians have proved incapable of stopping the mayhem'
"14.12.2016 16:43:43" catholicherald.co.uk Cardinal who stood up to Brazilian dictatorship dies aged 95 Cardinal Paulo Evaristo Arns was known as the 'cardinal of the people'
"14.12.2016 15:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Texas bishops and cemeteries developing burial options for aborted children Texas Catholic bishops and the state's Catholic cemeteries are working together on efforts to provide a proper burial for children lost to abortion
"14.12.2016 14:02:16" The Catholic Herald
"14.12.2016 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk ISIS claims responsibility for Cairo church bombing The attack on Sunday in Egypt's capital left 24 Coptic Christians dead
"14.12.2016 12:27:10" catholicherald.co.uk For years Pius XII has been smeared. The BBC retraction shows the tide is turning Major historians have demolished the myths first perpetrated by the Soviet Union
"14.12.2016 10:56:42" catholicherald.co.uk Pope uses sign language to send Christmas message to deaf Catholics WATCH: Pope's new video message...
"14.12.2016 09:50:00" catholicherald.co.uk Benedictine nuns release Christmas album to raise money for new church The nuns said they chose carols that expressed devotion to the Christ Child most beautifully
"14.12.2016 08:50:37" Timeline Photos Pope Francis criticises self-righteous clerics http://buff.ly/2hu5XTR
"13.12.2016 22:03:00" catholicherald.co.uk Ohio lawmakers send governor two bills restricting abortion On Tuesday, they approved legislation that would ban abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which is usually at about the sixth week of pregnancy. The latest pro-life campaign in Ohio
"13.12.2016 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Blasphemy trial of Jakarta's Christian governor begins Basuki 'Ahok' Tjahaja Purnama wept in court
"13.12.2016 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Diocese of East Anglia plans to open new Catholic free schools Plans for eight new schools revealed
"13.12.2016 17:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Are we about to see the extinction of Christianity in Egypt? 'Egypt is a dangerous country for Christians, and it is not going to change in the foreseeable future'
"13.12.2016 15:09:32" catholicherald.co.uk How the Pope will spend his 80th birthday The Pope's birthday schedule revealed
"13.12.2016 15:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Virgin and Child returns to England after 600 years 'A haunting glimpse of what we lost'
"13.12.2016 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Mary gives us the strength to say 'no' to indifference, says Pope Francis The Pope celebrated Mass for the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
"13.12.2016 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Suspect in Cairo bombing was a teenager 'radicalised after police torture' The suspect belonged to a terrorist cell funded by exiled Muslim Brotherhood leaders
"13.12.2016 09:55:46" catholicherald.co.uk Opus Dei leader dies aged 84 Bishop Javier Echevarría Rodríguez died after a lung infection
"13.12.2016 09:22:09" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis sends message to Syrian president Cardinal Zenari delivers Pope's letter to President Assad
"12.12.2016 19:10:01" catholicherald.co.uk Pope to Coptic patriarch: 'We are united in the blood of our martyrs' Pope Francis phoned the Coptic Orthodox patriarch to express his condolences after the Cairo cathedral attack
"12.12.2016 17:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk The world needs politics of peace, says Pope The Pontiff's annual message for the World Day of Peace released
"12.12.2016 16:58:31" catholicherald.co.uk Egypt's president says church attack was a suicide bombing Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Monday that a suicide bomber caused the blast that killed 24 Christians
"12.12.2016 15:02:48" catholicherald.co.uk A fitting tribute to Our Lady of Guadalupe Francis Phillips picks out her favourite books of 2016
"12.12.2016 14:13:58" catholicherald.co.uk Franciscan friars launch Catholic radio station The programming schedule of Radio Immaculata is structured around the rosary, which is prayed on air four times a day
"12.12.2016 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk 'Making Silence was like a pilgrimage,' says Martin Scorsese Scorsese discussed his faith in interviews with Jesuit magazines
"12.12.2016 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican nativity scene includes earthquake-damaged church spire The spire is from a church in central Italy
"11.12.2016 17:12:48" catholicherald.co.uk Bombing of Coptic chapel in Cairo kills 25 people The attack is one of the deadliest against Egypt's Christians in recent memory
"09.12.2016 19:29:42" catholicherald.co.uk Two leading philosophers ask Pope to condemn errors from 'misuse' of Amoris Laetitia Germain Grisez and John Finnis have named eight errors and asked Pope Francis to condemn them
"09.12.2016 12:05:27" catholicherald.co.uk BBC admits it underestimated the Church's opposition to Hitler The BBC has admitted it was wrong to describe the Church as 'silent' in the face of Nazism
"09.12.2016 09:42:43" catholicherald.co.uk The Pope criticises young admirers of the Old Mass. I think I know who he means Rigid? Disapproving? I know some young people who fit the bill, says Stephen Bullivant
"09.12.2016 09:11:17" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 09/12/16 Pope Francis prayed for the unemployed at the foot of the Column of the Immaculate Conception yesterday
"08.12.2016 17:30:01" catholicherald.co.uk Hans and Sophie Scholl exemplify the moral courage every Christian needs We sometimes fear ridicule for speaking of our faith, says Francis Phillips. But Hans and Sophie Scholl were willing to lay down their lives
"08.12.2016 16:23:19" catholicherald.co.uk 'A gravely critical moment': Catholic scholars call on bishops to support the four cardinals Twenty-three Catholic scholars and pastors, three of them Oxford University academics, have given their names to a statement in support of the “four cardinals”, after the cardinals' request to Pope Francis to clarify his apostolic exhortation Amoris The 23 scholars include members of pontifical institutions and major universities
"08.12.2016 15:53:20" catholicherald.co.uk Advent's two great Marian feasts can help us celebrate Christmas properly Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith: 'If you want to have a purely religious celebration, one needs to make a journey into one's own soul, as well as into one's parish church.'
"08.12.2016 14:40:54" catholicherald.co.uk Swiss bishop: no last rites for those seeking assisted suicide The number of euthanasia deaths in Switzerland rose by a third last year
"08.12.2016 12:10:00" catholicherald.co.uk Rome's dangerous gamble in China Benedict Rogers: Vatican officials ought to heed the warnings from Cardinal Zen before it's too late
"08.12.2016 11:07:03" catholicherald.co.uk Priests 'should learn about climate change as part of their formation' New Vatican guidelines say clergy should be taught about climate change and the environment
"08.12.2016 10:06:19" catholicherald.co.uk The return of Jansenism Is Jansenism making a comeback in the dubia drama?
"08.12.2016 07:52:55" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 08/12/16 The Vatican has updated its guidelines on the 'fundamentals of priestly formation'
"07.12.2016 21:12:00" catholicherald.co.uk Catholic church bombed as fighting intensifies in Burma – CatholicHerald.co.uk Church bombed as tensions between state military and ethnic groups in northern Burma escalate
"07.12.2016 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Pope: 'Amid the darkness, hold fast to light of hope' Report from the Pope's latest general audience
"07.12.2016 17:02:01" catholicherald.co.uk Congolese president accepts bishops' offer to mediate crisis President Joseph Kabila has extended his term in office
"07.12.2016 16:20:12" catholicherald.co.uk Pope Francis: everything in Amoris Laetitia was supported by the synod In a new interview with a Belgian magazine, Pope Francis said Amoris Laetitia reflected the will of the synod fathers
"07.12.2016 15:03:45" catholicherald.co.uk The inspirational Christian who defied Russia's communists Poet and author Irina Ratushinskaya was imprisoned in a labour camp for four years
"07.12.2016 13:26:22" The Catholic Herald
"07.12.2016 13:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk The bishops' new liturgical document echoes the wisdom of Mother Teresa 'Advent is a chance to deepen our experience of the liturgy - beginning with silence'
"07.12.2016 12:33:23" catholicherald.co.uk Bishop criticises Sturgeon for suggesting Scotland could offer abortions to Northern Irish women Bishop John Keenan of Paisley has voiced his objections to Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's plans to offer Northern Irish women NHS abortions. The Bishop of Paisley called the First Minister's intervention 'very disappointing'
"07.12.2016 11:05:00" catholicherald.co.uk 'At Christmas, God comes to find us and save us,' says Pope Francis During a morning Mass homily, the Pope prayed for the grace 'to await Christmas sincerely recognising our wounds and sins'
"07.12.2016 09:08:37" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 07/12/16 Cardinal Peter Turkson calls for a public debate on the correct interpretation of Amoris Laetitia
"06.12.2016 21:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Vatican commission launches child protection website The website will eventually will include versions in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and French
"06.12.2016 19:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Congolese bishops renew offer to mediate election crisis Catholic bishops in Congo have warned of chaos if government and opposition leaders fail to agree to a timeline for elections
"06.12.2016 17:00:05" catholicherald.co.uk Iraqi Christians in America pray to be reunited with families at Christmas 'This Christmas we will go to midnight Mass and praying for them'
"06.12.2016 15:01:12" catholicherald.co.uk French bishop opens sainthood cause for founder of Tyburn Nuns The cause of Mother Marie Adele Garnier has been initiated
"06.12.2016 13:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk Two priests in Argentina arrested over alleged abuse of at least 22 children at school for the deaf At least 22 children were sexually abused by two priests at a school for youths with hearing disabilities in Argentina, an investigating prosecutor said on Monday. Police arrested Fr Nicola Corradi, 82, Fr Horacio Corbacho, 55, and three other men last week
"06.12.2016 12:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk Never mind the Twitter spats – Fr Spadaro just said something truly eye-opening 'The controversies about screenshots and anonymous accounts have obscured Fr Spadaro's startling remarks about Communion'
"06.12.2016 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk The inside story of how 226 Assyrian Christians were freed from ISIS Bishop organised the raising of millions of dollars to pay ransom to the Islamic extremists...
"06.12.2016 08:38:19" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 06/12/16 L'Arche founder Jean Vanier has received France's highest civilian honour
"05.12.2016 19:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Indonesians rally for tolerance after blasphemy protests The demonstration followed protests by hardline Muslims against the city's minority Christian governor
"05.12.2016 17:00:02" catholicherald.co.uk St John Paul II truly understood the importance of absolute values 'Freedom without the underpinning of clear and absolute values is not freedom at all'
"05.12.2016 15:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Orthodox patriarch says Amoris Laetitia is about God's mercy 'First and foremost Amoris Laetitia recalls the mercy and compassion of God'
"05.12.2016 14:20:45" catholicherald.co.uk Four cardinals have taken the 'correct road' on Amoris Laetitia, says leading German philosopher Robert Spaemann, a friend of Benedict XVI, said the cardinals had chosen the right course and wishes more would join them
"05.12.2016 13:00:01" catholicherald.co.uk Russian patriarch blesses new Paris church Patriarch Kirill led a sanctifying ceremony in the Saint Trinity Church
"05.12.2016 11:00:00" catholicherald.co.uk Syriac Catholic patriarch 'horrified' after seeing Iraqi 'ghost towns' Patriarch Ignace Joseph III Younan visited beleaguered Christians in northern Iraq last month
"05.12.2016 09:24:15" catholicherald.co.uk Morning Catholic must-reads: 05/12/16 We must prepare for Christmas by abandoning the 'convenient but misleading … idols of this world', says Pope Francis