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Those who misled the Pope ‘no doubt felt they were protecting the institution’, says Marie Collins

Yesterday’s decision is a clear violation of civil liberties, and there is a dreadful irony at its heart

What is it about American society that makes the religious faith of immigrant communities atrophy?

Charles Coulombe says Catholics should live the faith as much as possible

As divisive identity politics takes over in both countries, Christian Democracy could be the antidote

The document reads as a sort of summary view of the world according to Pope Francis

The encyclical, whose 50th anniversary is in July, has a special way of drawing us out of the darkness and towards God

Jesus transcended ritualistic legalism – but not the Ten Commandments

The Church needs to tell people that hell is real – and every murder is a grave offence against God

Sometimes you have to jettison the arguments and invite the sceptic to make a leap of faith