Archived since 16 May 1840
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9,487 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 9000 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:

Taking a stance for life
A parliamentary consensus on pregnancy terminations may be over, due to advances in medical science and the voices of people with disabilities / BY ANNABEL MILLER

Europe’s collapsing centre
The recent killing of two prison guards and an attack on a synagogue have fuelled the rising support for Marine Le Pen’s anti-migrant politics / BY PATRICK MARNHAM

Balance is back
Paradoxically, given the Church’s reputation for absolutism, Catholic Social Teaching is a vigorous defence of a politics of pluralism / BY JULIAN COMAN

‘You are a secret. It was a sin’
When, after many years of searching, a journalist finally managed to track down his birth mother, the mysteries and the secrets only deepened / BY ANDREW PIERCE

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  • First Issue: 16 May 1840
  • Latest Issue: 25 May 2024
  • Issue Count: 9,487
  • Page Count: 279,948
  • Published: Weekly
  • ISSN: 2059-6855