Non-violence, forgiveness, respecting differences, social justice are all things St Augustine preached and practised. How the spirit of this passionate, eloquent, volatile and charismatic man is still very much alive in Carthage.

Bishop of Lancaster Michael Campbell describes presiding at the clothing of five young sisters of different nationalities who belong to a recently-founded congregation, Sisters Adorers of the Royal Heart of Jesus Christ Sovereign Priest.

Clifford Longley makes the case for tighter restrictions on the freedom of anti-abortion protestors to stand outside abortion clinics

For the first time since 1945, Valentine's Day and Ash Wednesday fall on the same day this year. So some Catholics are wondering whether they should mark them both, and if so how.

Sir James Macmillan: 'The Holy Spirit is the basis for inspiration of the arts; inspiration for music comes from the Spirit. It’s something we don’t pursue enough in the Church.'

After the recent arrival of a digital organ in St Peter's Basilica in Rome sparked some controversy in the pipe organ world, the President of Allen Organ Company explains why many modern churches are choosing the digital version of the 'King of Instruments'...

The government has a policy of creating a hostile environment for undocumented migrants. The aim is to force them to leave. For those who cannot, a gruelling existence ensues.

Although it may have caused some minor dismay in governmental quarters and in the board rooms of extractive industries, Julian Filochowski explains why there is not a scintilla of doubt that the Amazon visit was a stunning success, especially for the Amerindian peoples and for the local Church.

A warming world, deforestation in Peru’s Amazon regions, and growing inequality have forced people to build their homes on fragile and vulnerable land, contributing to the disasters which have hit the country.

One of the powers available for the repression of dissent is to undermine the very possibility of truth in the mind of the public.

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