The Tablet

Archived since 16 May 1840
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9,228 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

A ‘frozen’ idea of the feminine

Francis’ exhortation is marred by a blindness to the role of women as partners in ecological conversion / BY TINA BEATTIE



The cult of the collar

Little will change while sentimental notions of nurture dominate Pope Francis’ idea of women / BY CATHERINE PEPINSTER



‘Let us not clip the wings of the Spirit’

For one of Francis’ biographers, his purpose is clear: to guide the Church on the path of inculturation, towards becoming a Church of the Amazon / BY AUSTEN IVEREIGH



Faith in the simple life

The lead bishop on the environment welcomes the Pope’s post-synodal exhortation as an urgent call to care for our common home / BY JOHN ARNOLD

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  • First Issue: 16 May 1840
  • Latest Issue: 22 February 2020
  • Issue Count: 9,228
  • Page Count: 270,968
  • Published: Weekly
  • ISSN: 2059-6855

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