In the spirit of the season of goodwill Pope Benedict XVI has granted a Christmas pardon to his former butler and close companion
Drunken hoards of rowdy tourists have made Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel an "unimaginable mess" and access to the artwork
A row has erupted over a priest banning yoga from a Southampton church hall because the class was "not compatible" with the
The leader of Scotland's Catholics who described gay marriage as a "dangerous experiment" and First Minister Alex Salmond
A nun has been found guilty of sending threatening letters containing white powder to parliamentary figures including Nick
The head of the Catholic Church in Ireland is facing a chorus of calls for his resignation after allegations that he knew
The Prime Minister, David Cameron, gave an Easter reception for Christian leaders at Downing Street this week at which he delivered an unctuous speech of such dishonesty and hypocrisy that it almost takes the breath away.
Michael Gove has supported a cap on Catholic pupils at a new school due to be opened, despite other faith schools existing
The government will legalise gay marriage, in spite of vocal opposition from Christian movements, Equalities Minister Lynne
Catholics attending Mass across the country on Sunday will be told to oppose the "profoundly radical" government plans to