Pope Benedict

Cardinal Bergoglio’s road to the Vatican

The three million young pilgrims attending World Youth Day this year are just one part of a radical Catholic movement begun by John Paul II and developed by Pope Benedict

Every day of this year’s triennial week-long Catholic festival in Madrid, Anna Halpine reports from the world’s largest gathering of young people.

Every day of this year’s triennial week-long Catholic festival in Madrid, Anna Halpine reports from the world’s largest gathering of young people.

Every day of this year’s triennial week-long Catholic festival in Madrid, Anna Halpine reports from the world’s largest gathering of young people.

‘Benedict reminds us that reason without faith will also take pathological forms, whether totalitarian ideology or eugenics’

‘I would ordinarily side with the atheists and secularists against the Pope. This time, I couldn’t’

The great Cardinal demanded to be laid to rest surrounded by the holiest of his close companions

The great Cardinal demanded to be laid to rest surrounded by the holiest of his close companions

‘What Machiavellian moves lie behind the removal of three hard-working and much-loved clerics from the Birmingham Oratory just before the Pope’s visit?’