Latest Issue: 25 April 2015
25 April 2015
Digital/PDF Version
Previous Issues
Tablet Subscription
Weekly E-Newsletter
Please complete the form correctly!
Literary Festival
Literary Festival
175th Anniversary Events
175th Anniversary Events

News

14 November 2014 08:00

Catholic financier and arts patron John Studzinski has been awarded the Prince of Wales Medal for Arts Philanthropy, making him the first individual to hold both that and the Prince of Wales Ambassador Award.

13 November 2014 17:08 by Christopher Lamb

Mgr Marcus Stock was today ordained and installed as the new Bishop of Leeds.

13 November 2014 15:32 by Abigail Frymann Rouch, Mark Brolly

Dominican bioethicist Anthony Fisher, who was installed as Archbishop of Sydney on Wednesday, vowed to improve the Church’s record on safeguarding and apologised for sexual abuse committed by clergy.

13 November 2014 13:10 by Joanna Moorhead

Work by the Catholic Education Service has ensured that changes to the Religious Studies GCSE syllabus to make it more academic, and compel the study of two religions instead of one, will maintain a Catholic ethos.

13 November 2014 12:49 by Christopher Lamb

Pope Francis is to publish an encyclical on climate change and plans to convene a meeting of faith leaders on the issue ahead of two crucial summits on the environment next year.

13 November 2014 12:37 by Sarah Mac Donald

Ireland’s new ambassador to the Holy See presented her letters of credence to Pope Francis on Tuesday, three years after the country closed down its embassy after the Cloyne Report into child abuse revealed serious Vatican shortcomings.

13 November 2014 11:49 by Fredrick Nzwili

Kenyan Catholic bishops have reiterated their opposition to a controversial tetanus vaccine campaign, saying their independent tests have proved the doses are laced with a hormone “that causes infertility and multiple miscarriages”.

12 November 2014 17:23 by Joanna Moorhead

The first prior of the Community of St Anselm at Lambeth Palace, which will bring together young Christians of all denominations for about a year, was announced by the Archbishop of Canterbury this week.

12 November 2014 13:27 by Joanna Moorhead, Abigail Frymann Rouch

The Redemptorists have reduced the asking price for their pastoral centre, Hawkstone Hall, by £750,000 to £4.25 million.

12 November 2014 12:20 by Abigail Frymann Rouch

Bishops from across Europe gave thanks for the European Union at a commemoration of the First World War at the battlefield of Verdun in north-eastern France on Tuesday.