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The television version of Hilary Mantel’s novel Wolf Hall is the latest account to challenge St Thomas More’s reputation as a courageous defender of the rights of conscience. Was he, in truth, a liberal icon, a religious fanatic or something in between?
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A Sacred Heart priest is under investigation after allegedly placing babies for illegal adoption in the 1970s and 1980s.
Pope Francis asked people to join him in prayer Aug. 19 after he learned that two of his little great nephews and their mother had died in a car crash in Argentina and his nephew was in critical condition.
Pope Francis backed the beatification of Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero and spoke out on conflicts in Iraq and Gaza during in a conversation with journalists aboard the return flight from South Korea.
A cathedral has hosted a three-day “healing mission” run by a group offering the charismatic style laying-on of hands.
The slaughter of Christians and Yazidis in Iraq is “off the scale of human horror,” the Archbishop of Canterbury has said, as it emerged he backed calls for the UK Government to appoint a minister for religious freedom to compensate for its silence over Christian persecution.
‘Wake-up call’ for Asia as Francis leaves Korea following trip that centred on peace and dignity for the poor
Pope Francis placed 124 Korean martyrs on the last step toward sainthood in a beatification Mass Aug. 16 that brought elation to the 800,000 people in attendance.
On Thursday Pope Francis landed in Seoul for a five-day visit to South Korea. He will attend Asian Youth Day, a gathering of Asia’s young Catholics, and beatify 124 martyrs.
The Church of England has made its largest single property sale. Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) joined forces with the Crown Estate, the Queen’s property company, to buy the Church Commissioners’ 64.2 per cent holding in the Pollen Estate for £381 million.
Russia's Orthodox Church has welcomed President Vladimir Putin’s ban on Western food imports as a chance for Russians to spurn “Western consumer standards”.