Archived since 16 May 1840
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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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Waiting for a messiah Might the presidential election later this month be a turning point for a Nigeria racked by terrorism and corruption? / BY ADAOBI TRICIA NWAUBANI The most beautiful thing on earth The Dominican friar leading the retreat for those attending the Synod in October reflects on love and friendship / BY TIMOTHY RADCLIFFE Walking for peace An Irish Loreto sister educating girls in South Sudan is hoping the visit by Pope Francis will help to end the conflict/ BY CHRISTOPHER LAMB A collective blindness A new report investigates Jean Vanier and the debased spirituality underpinning his deceitful and manipulative behaviour / BY LUCY LETHBRIDGE

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  • First Issue: 16 May 1840
  • Latest Issue: 4 February 2023
  • Issue Count: 9,421
  • Page Count: 277,720
  • Published: Weekly
  • ISSN: 2059-6855