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New Amazon region ‘ecclesial conference’ created

Following a recommendation by the Amazon synod, a new “ecclesial conference” for the Amazon region has been created

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Pell: Church’s mission ‘no justification’ for financial inefficiency or corruption

The Church’s spiritual mission is no excuse for bad management, the cardinal said

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Calling Out Sin and the True Meaning of Mercy

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A man fell victim to robbers as he went down from Jerusalem to Jericho. They stripped and beat him and went off leaving him half-dead. A priest happened to be going down that road, but when he saw him, he […]

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6,666 abortions performed in Ireland last year after repeal of pro-life law

A total of 6,666 abortions were performed in Ireland in the first year following the repeal of the country’s pro-life Eighth Amendment

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Supreme Court says religious schools should not be excluded from Montana aid

In a 5-4 ruling June 30, the Supreme Court said the exclusion of religious schools in Montana's state scholarship aid program violated the federal Constitution.

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Microbes get a bad press, but some of them have their uses

Appropriately in this time of plague, the capital’s Victorian cemeteries have proved a haven for appreciating this extraordinary best of springtimes. The most magical, long neglected until recently, Nunhead Cemetery …

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Defending Saints Is for the Laity, Defending Sinners for the Bishops

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“Unite the clans!” frequently urges Michael Matt of the Remnant Newspaper. After months of shambolic infighting amongst faithful Catholics over the status of the SSPX, with one small tweet, Bishop Robert Barron, an auxiliary bishop of Los Angeles and former […]

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The Benedictine way can inform our lives – and our politics

The Way of St Benedict By Rowan Williams Bloomsbury Continuum, 160pp, £12.99 Rowan Williams describes St Benedict as “uncompromisingly prosaic”. For the saint, the monastic community is a workshop, a …

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Choirs under ‘major threat’ from government restrictions, director warns

Britain’s choral tradition is under “major threat” due to government guidance on reopening churches, a leading choral director has said.

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A cautionary tale: Ungaretti, the gifted poet who fell into anti-Semitism

Giuseppe Ungaretti admired Catholicism, but went in a very different direction

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