Fr Nicholas King on the Biblical reasons for Lent being forty days – and why we should use these as the motivation for our Lenten fasts.
Threat of government inspections hangs over church activities for children and teenagers, writes Ben Ryan.
David Matthews on how to tackle those parts of the Bible that many Christians can find either challenging or boring.
David Beresford on how the challenges facing the writers of the latest Star Wars movie were similar to those faced by the writer of the Gospel that will be read at Mass most Sundays in 2016.
Bridget Slattery lived a miserable life in a disastrous marriage. Things only began to improve once she started praying about it.