Archived since 16 May 1840
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9,486 issues

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Unique in its international coverage of religion, current affairs, politics, social issues and the arts, The Tablet is a weekly Catholic journal which has been reporting on events of significance for over 170 years.

Every week The Tablet provides in-depth and balanced coverage on a wide range of subjects and its contribution to topical issues is strengthened by its contributors: each issue contains the work of writers drawn from all over the world.

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Latest Issue:

Will evangelicals split the C of E?
The looming divide over same-sex blessings threatens a deeper and more fundamental structural division in the Anglican Church / BY THEO HOBSON

Too strange for sunlight
There is much to celebrate about morning birdsong at this time of year, but the bizarre sounds of the night choir have a charm of their own / BY MARY COLWELL

Every picture tells a story
The journey of a painting from an altar to a staircase to a cathedral chapter room exposes some turbulent episodes in English Catholic history / BY ELENA CURTI

Come, be an exorcist
A theologian explains why she has joined those who are demonstrating outside the UK’s immigration detention centres / BY NICOLETE BURBACH

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  • First Issue: 16 May 1840
  • Latest Issue: 18 May 2024
  • Issue Count: 9,486
  • Page Count: 279,908
  • Published: Weekly
  • ISSN: 2059-6855