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Ex-Vatican auditor says he was forced out by ‘set-up’

However, Vatican officials accused him of spying on the private lives of his superiors

Morning Catholic must-reads: 26/09/17

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Traditionalist institute takes charge of second church in Preston

Bishop Michael Campbell of Lancaster said that this was a ‘fresh chapter’ in the life of the church

WWII veteran bishop joins ‘filial correction’ signatories

Bishop René Henry Gracida, a friend of St John Paul II and Mother Angelica, expressed his ‘gratitude’ for the document

Ex-Vatican auditor says he was forced out by ‘set-up’

However, Vatican officials accused him of spying on the private lives of his superiors

Morning Catholic must-reads: 25/09/17

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Sixty-two scholars and priests issue ‘correction’ of Pope Francis

The signatories say that, while they do not accuse the Pope of the sin of heresy, his actions have helped doctrinal errors to spread

VIDEO: Fr Stanley Rother becomes first US-born martyr to be beatified

Fr Rother was killed by a death squad in Guatemala in 1981

Pope Francis strongly criticises Catholics who refuse to accept migrants

The Pope said he was concerned about ‘signs of intolerance, discrimination and xenophobia’ in Europe

Irish hotel cancels pro-life conference after ‘intimidation’

The Ashling Hotel cancelled the event due to ‘health and safety’ after online abuse and threats of protest

Hundreds of doctors rebel over plan to back abortion on demand

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists is to vote on ‘decriminalising’ abortion

Morning Catholic must-reads: 22/09/17

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Priests guilty of abuse will have no right to appeal, Pope says

The Pope admitted he made a mistake softening the sentence of an abuser priest

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Every Catholic should witness the beauty of the Ordinariate liturgy

The Ordinariate Mass shows how Cranmer’s English can enrich the Church in the 21st century

Is Nietzsche the antidote to the snowflake generation?

Instead of complaining about hardship, Nietzsche taught us to embrace it in order to overcome it

A stranger in a strange land: how to stay Catholic at university

Going to university changes your life. How do young Catholics keep the faith?

Are the Tories about to betray Catholic voters?

The government could be about to ditch its commitment to scrap the faith schools admissions cap

Brother René Stockman: Why I am fighting euthanasia in our order’s hospitals

The board which runs our hospitals say that euthanasia can be compassionate. Their arguments are both false and arrogant

The philosopher admired by Pope John and TS Eliot

A review of Not Yet the Twilight by Josef Pieper

Analysis: What the Pope’s new approach to abuse cases will mean

The mooted reforms could strengthen the Vatican’s response to abuse – as long as the canonical process is respected

Want to know what conservatism really is? Try this admirable book

Sir Roger Scruton reflects on conservatism rather than attacking socialism and liberalism

How Angela Merkel and Pope Francis are reshaping the world

The Pope and the chancellor want a more ‘humanised’ globalism. But could this backfire?

My visit to the scene of a martyrdom

The room where Fr Stanley Rother was killed is a spine-tinglingly holy place

Cardinal Sarah says we shouldn’t pray with our phones. I’m not so sure

There are risks, but many Catholics find electronic devices helpful

Why Hollywood turned against Catholic priests

Once they were heroes; now filmmakers depict them as bitter men

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