Ian Linden looks at the history of the Catholic Church since Pope John XXIII's announcement of Vatican II. To what extent can the Church be described as a 'World Church'?
In December 2008, the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith released a new document about the issues surrounding IVF and embryo experimentation. Dr David Jones offers a guide to the principles appealed to and the issues addressed in Dignitas Personae.
Who was Bernard Lonergan, and why is his work so important and relevant to Jesuits today?
Paul D. Murray explores key elements in a fundamental theology of dialogue and points to their implications for our understanding of Catholic truth. He indicates the challenges presented by dialogue to our ways of living and being as Church.
In the second part of his series on Thinking Faith, Paul D.
In the first instalment of a three-part series, adapted from his lecture at the 2008 Living Theology summer school at Ushaw College, Paul D.
Fr Nicolás talks about how the Society and the Church can maintain a real communion, speaking, listening and improving its pastoral service, in a diverse and fast-changing world.
Fr Nicolás talks about the quest for justice, its connection with faith and spirituality, and the difference between the Western and the Eastern understanding of these issues.
In this first of three parts of an exclusive interview, Fr Nicolás talks of his desire - and the Church's call - for the Society to be both loyal and creative.
What exactly is the aim of interreligious dialogue, and what hope does it offer? Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran argues that if we are realistic about our differences and can respect the beliefs of others without compromising our own faith, believers of different backgrounds can together help to prevent the world from turning its back on God.
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