Vatican officials are anxious to get their hands on an advance copy of The Next Pope, a survey of 19…
The uncontainable spread of fake coronavirus news
The protesters are expressing the ‘godless creed’ of identity politics
On shape-note singing and my friend Stephen
It will be interesting to see how the media report the shameful story of what is, in effect, Australia’s Dreyfus case
The Pope has thrown his professional sycophants under the bus
Reflecting on the hard-thinking, beer-drinking spiritual gambler
How the Soviets stopped you from hearing her Beethoven piano sonatas
The professor has made some deeply embarrassing mistakes in his new book
Religious minorities are having their human dignity trampled on
My 15 years of heavy drinking wasn’t an exercise in wickedness, but I did wicked things
An exposé of high-ranking gays in the Catholic Church bears the fingerprints of the Pope’s closest advisers
In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy by Frédéric Martel reviewed
Many Catholics are disconcerted – to put it mildly – by the Pope’s letter to Wuerl
Did the pontiff conceal sexual abuse carried out by the retired archbishop of Washington DC?
If the head of any other organisation were guilty of such complicity, he or she would not only be forced to resign but could also end up in the dock
We could be heading towards another schism if what Archbishop Viganò alleges about Pope Francis is proven to be true
Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò accuses Pope Francis of abdicating Christ's mandate
An abuse cover-up in six Pennsylvania dioceses has disgusted Catholics across America.
Music is no longer taught as music, but as social history or an exercise in building self-esteem.
I don’t want to keep pushing the Francis-Trump analogy. But the Pope makes it tough to resist the temptation
In an interview with Reuters, the supreme pontiff uses Trumpian rhetoric to criticize the migrant children scandal.
There was never going to be a happy ending to the story of Alfie Evans, the 23-month-old boy treated at…
Fake news is dangerous because it uses ‘distorted data’ to manipulate the public, Pope Francis warned us in January. Well,…
The wedding of Meghan Markle to Prince Harry has no precedent in the history of the Royal family. How will…
As I write this, my Twitter timeline is filling up with tributes to Billy Graham, who has died at the…