- Ties that bind
Scots are soon to vote on independence. This week, in the first of two articles examining the implications of the ballot for the two countries, a writer steeped in the cultural and linguistic links between Scotland and England argues that they are indivisible
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- Jordan’s Christians and Muslims march together in demonstration of determination to live side by side
- Catholics hit hard by end of free faith school transport, exclusive research by The Tablet reveals
- Ancient Irish parishes 'will be wiped out' if current vocations decline continues
- Academics respond to Devine’s call for Scottish independence
- The difference between Ebola treatment in the West and the developing world reflects our attitude towards the poor D J Kearnery
- Stop scapegoating Muslims: social disaffection has many causes, and they won’t be solved by blunt Government intervention Francis Davis
- Pope Francis has transformed the Church – it’s time the Church stopped stifling groups who embrace that transformation Chris McDonnell
Pope Francis has given a huge boost to Caritas Internationalis (CI) by personally endorsing its worldwide campaign to end the “global scandal” of hunger by the year 2025.
Almost a year after 20 children were killed in a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, Washington’s Catholic bishops and a large coalition of faith groups have called for tighter gun control legislation, which is to be debated shortly in the US Senate.
Archbishop Georg Gänswein, who served as personal secretary to Pope Benedict XVI for eight years, described the news of the Pope Emeritus’ resignation in February as “an amputation”.
A community of Syrian and Lebanese nuns taken from their convent last week have appeared in a video, saying they are in good health and were not kidnapped by Islamist rebels.
Tens of thousands of people have taken refuge in churches and mission compounds after fighting intensified in the Central African Republic between forces loyal to ex-President François Bozizé and the Seleka rebels who overthrew him.
Ireland could re-open its embassy to the Vatican, the country’s deputy prime minister has indicated.
The distinctive identity of those becoming Catholics via the Ordinariate can be found in the liturgy of the Church of England, according to an official at the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF).
Church leaders led prayers at a remembrance service in Soweto, South Africa this morning for the country's first black President, Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday.
Leaders of the Polish Catholic and Russian Orthodox Churches have issued an unprecedented joint plea to European Christians to defend their traditional values and Christian roots.
Christmas can be a frightening time for people who worry they don’t have the money to spend on food and gifts that they and others expect, Bishop Kieran Conry said in a statement to mark Bible Sunday, which was yesterday.