Catherine Day (retired secretary-general of the European Commission): recent  report praised voluntary organisations involved in healthcare.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The country owes a debt of gratitude to voluntary organisations involved in healthcare. That was the conclusion of the recent report of a review group(...)

Pope Francis. ‘It is very easy to see Catholic social teaching on the family and economy as idealistic, but there are people all around the world putting it into practice in their business and family lives.’ Photograph: Andrew Medichini/AP

There is a perception that the Catholic Church is obsessed with sexuality, but maybe that perception arises because every time a pope or bishop says s(...)