Faith

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Steve Bannon goes to war with the Pope

December 7, 2018 1:16 pm

He’s setting up Hogwarts for culture warriors in Italy

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The US-Rome feud shows no sign of abating

November 21, 2018 12:07 pm

As conservatives, the US bishops’ instinct is to take the Pope’s slights on the chin. But in the last year, they’ve begun pushing back

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Does America oppose female genital mutilation – or not?

November 21, 2018 7:41 am

A Detroit judge suggests such barbarism can be accepted

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Bishops in Baltimore are privately pessimistic about solving the abuse crisis

November 12, 2018 10:33 am

‘What? This time they’re going to mean it, and I am supposed to act like this is going to change something — for them or me?’

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What happened when I wrote about Islam in Britain

November 9, 2018 1:13 pm

Media commentators can refute what I saw, but I’ve spoken with many British Muslims who agree with my portrayals

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America’s first quantum president

October 30, 2018 12:40 pm

Is Schrödinger’s Cat in the White House?

Should it be illegal to call Mohammed a pedophile?

October 27, 2018 1:01 pm

The ECHR have decided that truth is not a justification

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I feel for Elizabeth Warren. I pretended to be Jewish for a year

October 17, 2018 12:58 pm

Unlike her, however, I snapped out of it before I was old enough to vote

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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

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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

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The art of taking offence

September 26, 2018 6:25 am

We have encountered a new kind of predatory censorship

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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’

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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

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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

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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

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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.

The Bible’s #MeToo problem

June 22, 2018 1:08 pm

King David’s reputation is already mud. He’s a rapist who sent Bathsheba’s hubby to the front line so that he can get her into his bed.