Sr Janet Fearns explains the value of the tour of the relics of St Thérèse of Lisieux in 2009 as an opportunity for evangelisation. How did St Thérèse enable the many thousands of people who queued to venerate her relics to become missionaries?
Nathan Stone SJ reflects on the popular religiosity of Latin America that is often viewed with uncertainty by other Christians. Could this unfamiliar devotion be a truly orthodox expression of faith?
Catholic parishes will be celebrating the First Holy Communions of their young parishioners over the coming weeks, and preparations for the celebration will already be well underway. Desmond Ryan reflects on why so much emphasis is placed
On 2nd May at Farm Street Church in London, 5 Jesuits were ordained to the Diaconate by Bishop George Stack. In his homily, Bishop Stack spoke of the ministry that the new Deacons are being called to undertake, and the love of
On Monday 4 May, an estimated 20,000 people participated in a rally in London’s Trafalgar Square in support of the Strangers into Citizens campaign. Who are the people that this campaign seeks to help?
Sr Margaret Atkins asks how we can overcome a sense of confusion and unrest in our lives: 'St Augustine thought a thing was beautiful when it was, in a certain way, one: fully united with itself.'
Brother Francis, a children’s palliative care nurse, describes the journey that grieving parents face, and highlights the challenges in the work of those who seek to support them.
In the second and final part of his recent lecture, Cardinal Murphy-O’Connor highlights three aspects of the life of the Church in England and Wales that are crucial to the Church’s understanding of its own identity and mission: formation,
The Archbishop of Westminster has delivered a major lecture on the shape of the Catholic Church in England and Wales since the restoration of the hierarchy.
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