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Newman says that ‘the very notion of being religious implies self-denial’: true, maybe, but not easy

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

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

They faced a certain and violent death yet were filled with hope in eternal life

The crucifixion was caused by our own sins: that has always been mainstream Catholic teaching

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

The blood of Salmaan Taseer and Shahbaz Bhatti will not be shed in vain

But the chances for reform of the Pakistani blasphemy laws are now looking slim

Looking back at my New Year’s resolutions is profoundly disheartening. At least I get another chance at self-discipline