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✣ June 7, 2019

News&analysis 3 Leader 6 Week in review A guide to the past seven days 8 World news map 10 The Vatican 11 Britain 12 The US 14 The rest of the world

Comment & features 15 Diary David Oldroyd-Bolt witnesses the crowning of two friends 16 COVER STORY The vital importance of a once-forgotten devotion 18 Fr Raymond de Souza For good or ill, Benedict XVI changed the papal interview. 20 John Pontifex The formidable task facing the new archbishop of Iraq 21 Tim Stanley Why US politics, on both sides, is increasingly fractious 22 Interview: Greg Sheridan The foreign editor spreading the Word to a secular readership talks to Natasha Marsh 24 Mary Kenny Unorthodox he may be, but Donald Trump is a family man

Pope Francis beatifies seven bishops killed by communists p9

How Trump has changed America’s culture wars p21

The Supreme Court Justice rattling abortion supporters p12

Back pages 25 Letters & emails Priests who avoid moral issues; Why the laity are leaving 27 Image of the Week Las Lajas Sanctuary, Colombia 28 Arts Respect Notre-Dame’s heritage, says Roderick O’Donnell 30 Books Allan Massie on the Scottish missionary who refused to be cowed by the Third Reich 34 Life & Soul Diary of a city priest; How to celebrate Ordinary Time 35 Crossword Heretic of the week 36 Charterhouse Fr Michael Rennier offers his first Extraordinary Form Mass 39 The Last Word Fr Ronald Rolheiser on images and feelings Cover: The Sacred Heart of Jesus

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