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Benedict XVI: Francis, Charles and Biden lead tributes

Benedict XVI: Francis, Charles and Biden lead tributes

Pope Francis, King Charles III and President Joe Biden are among the world leaders...

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On the Eighth Day of Christmas: Starting anew

On the Eighth Day of Christmas: Starting anew

On the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, Mother Winsome SBVM reflects on the ups...

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Benedict XVI’s most tangible legacy

Benedict XVI’s most tangible legacy

The embodiment of this personal journey, which I have always seen as growing from...

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On the Ninth Day of Christmas: Twelfth Cake revisited

On the Ninth Day of Christmas: Twelfth Cake revisited

Would it be Christmas without a Dickensian flourish? Pen Volger introduces the predecessor...

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Benedict XVI: Compassion without compromise

Benedict XVI: Compassion without compromise

Benedict's legacy feels as relevant as ever. In his spiritual testament, he said...

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What Benedict XVI meant to me and my sisters

What Benedict XVI meant to me and my sisters

I was in our community chapel, just before Mass, when I received a message that...

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On the Tenth Day of Christmas: Urbi et Orbi

On the Tenth Day of Christmas: Urbi et Orbi

Pope Francis’s address before the traditional Urbi et Orbi blessing from the balcony...

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Benedict XVI: a teacher for the whole world

Benedict XVI: a teacher for the whole world

It was not until I got to the Jesuit-run Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI,...

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Pope’s College of Cardinals is becoming less European

Pope’s College of Cardinals is becoming less European

Pope Francis represented a significant break from previous Popes. Although of Italian...

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Pope Francis has a unique opportunity to reconcile Canada’s First Nations with the Church

Pope Francis has a unique opportunity to reconcile Canada’s...

The Pope has said his trip to Canada – which will begin this coming Sunday – will...

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US culture wars threaten to spiral out of control

US culture wars threaten to spiral out of control

The fact the White House is considering a limited abortion health emergency declaration...

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Police admit detention of grandmother for praying was wrong

Police admit detention of grandmother for praying was wrong

A grandmother has successfully challenged a penalty given to her while out walking...

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Is politics too important for politicians?

Is politics too important for politicians?

Unless you happen to live under a rock, you won’t fail to have noticed that the...

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Pope warns about Synodal Path as German Catholicism collapses

Pope warns about Synodal Path as German Catholicism collapses

The Holy See issued a statement on Thursday, warning that Germany’s ‘Synodal Path’...

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Catholics still persecuted in China, confirms Taiwan Government

Catholics still persecuted in China, confirms Taiwan Government

China’s persecution of Catholics has escalated, according to Taiwan’s Ministry of...

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Merely Catholic: When Faith is Sacrificed to Fashion with Ann Widdecombe

Merely Catholic: When Faith is Sacrificed to Fashion with...

Ann Widdecombe, the former Conservative Cabinet Minister and MEP for the Brexit...

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Entertaining the prospect of a papal resignation

Entertaining the prospect of a papal resignation

It is not, as the Herald goes to press, apparent that the pope will resign, but...

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Scotland’s loss of religion is a matter of grave concern

Scotland’s loss of religion is a matter of grave concern

It comes as no surprise that the leader of the Scottish National Party, Nicola Sturgeon,...

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Nancy Pelosi receives Holy Communion at the Vatican

Nancy Pelosi receives Holy Communion at the Vatican

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reportedly received Holy Communion at a Mass with Pope...

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As Pelosi is welcomed by Pope, has Vatican taken a side in the culture wars?

As Pelosi is welcomed by Pope, has Vatican taken a side...

Less than a week after the US Supreme Court announced its explosive decision to...