Catholic Church

Thursday 3 April 2014

The Pope is cool these days: he has 17 million followers on Twitter; he won't use the fancy Papal limousine; he loves a game of football and used to hang around in tango bars when he was young. He even has an app.

Friday 28 March 2014

PRESIDENT Barack Obama has called himself a "great admirer" of Pope Francis as he sat down at the Vatican with the pontiff he considers a kindred spirit on issues of economic inequality.

Monday 24 March 2014

Moira Gray laments the Catholic Church is not a democracy.

Saturday 22 March 2014

In response to Moira Gray, who believes "the time is long overdue for women to be priests in the Church and not just be relegated to playing a subservient role" (Letters, March 20), it is often complained the Catholic Church is authoritarian and dictatorial in exercise of power.