The Tablet

Archived since 16 May 1840
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8,765 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.

The complete archive, of over 8000 issues, is now available for institutional subscribers. Fully searchable and easily navigable, this is undoubtedly one of the best resources available for tracing the history of the Catholic Church and world events over the last 170 years.

Latest Issue

The search for beautiful harmony

As a new emperor is enthroned, old ghosts are coming back to haunt Japan. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is planning to change the constitution / BY KEVIN RAFFERTY



Not rocket science

A Cistercian abbot explains that the story of the Ascension is very much more attractive and mysterious than is often understood / BY ERIK VARDEN



‘If that’s what God calls you to do, you can’t say no’

The third in our series in which six priests share their fears and concerns, their hopes and dreams / BY ANTHONY CHO AND BLANCHE GIROUARD



Did the Council fail?

A theologian and sociologist argues that Vatican II was intended to meet the challenges of modernity – and that it has largely failed / BY STEPHEN BULLIVANT

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  • First Issue: 16 May 1840
  • Latest Issue: 23 May 2019
  • Issue Count: 8,765
  • Page Count: 260,122
  • Published: Weekly
  • ISSN: 2059-6855

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