DARTH VADER’s quotation from the first Star Wars film, "I find your lack of faith disturbing", is now being printed on a mug
"The season of Christ the King is an opportunity to reflect on the nature of the kingdom inaugurated by Jesus"
THE guidance, made public last weekend, that the Crown Nominations Commission (CNC) can legally discriminate against a candidate for his or her views on sexuality is tortuous, and for a reason. If hard cases make bad law, they also prompt bad guidance. The hard case in this instance...
WHEN those who lost their lives in armed conflict are remembered in services this weekend and on Remembrance Day, there is a body of men and women who tend to be overlooked. These are those who survived the conflict, but not intact. The ratio of wounded to dead has varied from conflict...
Paul Handley on the annual Theos lecture, given this year by Baroness O'Neill
One of the hardest lessons for the Church to learn is that it cannot be relied upon to sort out its own affairs
IN THE political world, saying the wrong thing can often seem more disastrous than doing the wrong thing
IN HIS speech to the United Nations on Friday, Pope Francis warned against easy pledges, however solemnly delivered
There will be time between now and January to consider some of the options for the Communion. For now, we simply express the hope that everyone will come to the party
THE election of an obscure, hard-left radical to give birth to a new era in politics is not completely unfamiliar to our reader