Faith

Pope Francis was wrong to shower praise on Cardinal Wuerl

October 12, 2018 1:17 pm

Many Catholics are disconcerted – to put it mildly – by the Pope’s letter to Wuerl

Welcome to Trump Country: Israel

October 7, 2018 8:42 am

Unlike their liberal cousins in America, Jews in Israel much prefer the Donald to his predecessor

The Catholic right will go to any lengths to discredit the Pope

October 1, 2018 3:52 am

The late Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor has been smeared

The art of taking offence

September 26, 2018 6:25 am

We have encountered a new kind of predatory censorship

What has Pope Francis covered up?

September 6, 2018 8:52 am

Did the pontiff conceal sexual abuse carried out by the retired archbishop of Washington DC?

Oh God: ‘lesbian-feminism’ is a religion now

September 4, 2018 10:28 am

The Pussy Church of Modern Witchcraft has been given Tax Exempt Status as a ‘place of lesbian faith’

Why I’m a Muslim

August 30, 2018 7:47 am

Cruel and cowardly jihadists try to obscure the beauty of my religion from view

How the media are covering up for Pope Francis

August 29, 2018 2:38 pm

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

If Pope Francis resigns over the sex abuse scandal, the Catholic Church could fall apart

August 28, 2018 5:45 am

We could be heading towards another schism if what Archbishop Viganò alleges about Pope Francis is proven to be true

Pope Francis ‘covered up for sex abuser McCarrick’ and must resign, says senior archbishop

August 26, 2018 10:15 am

Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò accuses Pope Francis of abdicating Christ's mandate

A thousand victims. Hundreds of priests. How many cardinals knew?

August 15, 2018 1:44 pm

An abuse cover-up in six Pennsylvania dioceses has disgusted Catholics across America.

Could The New York Times’s abortion coverage be any more one-eyed?

August 12, 2018 4:03 pm

Words are wonderful things — it’s sad to see how the Gray Lady twists them.

Abandoning Islam for a life in porn

August 6, 2018 12:25 pm

Yasmeena Ali fled the Taliban as a child — now she’s an adult film star.

Father Morris won’t be the last priest expelled from campus for having the ‘wrong’ beliefs

July 30, 2018 12:17 pm

The chaplain led his parish in a ‘Rosary of reparation for the gross offence to God which is Pride Glasgow’.

If Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett tonight, prepare for all hell to break loose

July 9, 2018 3:22 pm

Feminists will be lining up to prevent the appointment of the Catholic mother of seven.

Has Tibet finally lost out to China?

June 28, 2018 4:29 pm

Religion remains at the heart of Beijing’s determination to subdue and transform Tibet.

I don’t want to keep pushing the Francis-Trump analogy. But the Pope makes it tough to resist the temptation

June 20, 2018 9:08 pm

In an interview with Reuters, the supreme pontiff uses Trumpian rhetoric to criticize the migrant children scandal.

The Global Anglican crack up

June 19, 2018 4:59 pm

The provinces of the Anglican Communion today have little in common beyond a historical connection to the Church of England.

Social conservatism is dead

May 31, 2018 8:01 pm

Pope Francis’ modus operandi is to leave the reporting of his views to third parties and then sit back and enjoy the storm.

The stubborn old Hanoverians saw new Gunpowder Plots everywhere

May 17, 2018 7:26 pm

Even after Emancipation, anti-Catholic prejudice was entrenched in the monarchy, right up to the coronation of George V

Is Piers Morgan the only Catholic offended by the Met Gala?

May 9, 2018 12:24 pm

It will come as no surprise that something in the news has Piers Morgan deeply troubled. For the past two…

The disturbing case of Alfie Evans shames Britain

April 26, 2018 7:45 am

There was never going to be a happy ending to the story of Alfie Evans, the 23-month-old boy treated at…

Does President Trump believe in the resurrection?  

March 31, 2018 6:44 am

Easter weekend must be interesting for the interfaith First Family

How Christianity saw off its rivals and became the universal church

March 30, 2018 3:47 pm

It thrived by killing off the opposition, says Bart Ehrman. But it also appealed to Rome’s enslaved masses