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A champion of the poor or someone mixed up in politics? A man who died for the faith or because he was a political inconvenience? Archbishop Oscar Romero’s beatification today confirms his stature and illuminates his model of holiness
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Mgr John Armitage, the vicar general of Brentwood Diocese, has been appointed the new Rector of the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham.
Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith has defended cuts to welfare payments following criticism of them by senior Catholic Church leaders.
The former President of Ireland, Mary McAleese, has been appointed as a professor at St Mary’s University in London.
A priest who left active ministry after admitting a relationship with a woman is being replaced by a married priest.
Cardinal Christoph Schönborn has said that some participants’ responses at October’s Extraordinary Synod on the Family were characterised by fear.
A church-backed campaign to boycott fossil fuels is unrealistic will not solve the challenges of climate change, a leading energy expert has said.
The woman tasked with carrying out the Vatican’s three-year investigation into the health of Religious life in the US admitted she faced resistance and criticism from fellow sisters.
The Vatican has announced that Pope Francis will hold a consistory to name new cardinals early next year.
Cabrini, the Catholic adoption and fostering agency, is to close after 127 years, The Tablet learned this week.
Pope Francis has praised the role of women in theology, saying that women have a "feminine genius" that helps them discern "unexplored aspects of the unfathomable mystery of Christ."