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Prayer works better than push-ups

July 22nd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

WHEN I was a young lad, my parents used to have a very popular tabloid newspaper delivered to the house every morning. I was a voracious wee reader. My parents had encouraged the habit and I remember lying in the hall in my pyjamas and skimming the newspaper from cover to cover before anyone else in the house had even clapped a bleary eye on the front page of that day’s edition. Eventually my mother, in a fine and admirable show of parenting, started making sure she got to the paper first and ripped out any story which she thought would ... continue reading.

Blair and Bush ignored Vatican warnings

July 15th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Following the Chilcot report into the Iraq War Hugh McLaughlin looks at the Pope’s prescient warning... continue reading.

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A Catholic feminist is no contradiction

July 8th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Pro-life and feminism—who is to say you can’t be a feminist simply because you are a faithful Catholic?... continue reading.

More to social clubs than beer and pool

July 1st, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Charity worker ROSS AHLFELD suggests a way to bring working class men back to Church... continue reading.

Cross Wires Wednesday headlines

June 29th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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