Back Issues 2017

Open House has been published since 1990 and main content from February 2013 is available in the articles section.

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February 2017

  • Faith in the public square
  • Finding hope
  • A perspective on development

March 2017

March 2017

  • Towards a post clericalist church
  • Lessons from South America
  • A failure of leadership

Front Cover April2017

April 2017

  • Dismantling clericalism
  • A conversation about the future
  • On (not) calling priests Father



May 2017

  • Embracing Change in Galloway Diocese
  • The case for women deacons
  • The Newman at 75

June 2017

  • Music, modernity and the search for the sacred
  • Faith in Prison
  • An Easter Mass

Front Cover August/September 2017

August/September 2017

  • A Catholic journalist on the church and the media
  • Tom Devine on prospects for Brexit
  • A parish priest on voices less heard
October/November 2017
  • Coming Soon
October 2017
  • Coming Soon
November 2017
  • Coming Soon
December 2017
  • Coming Soon



October/November 2017

Open House held a conference on the role of lay people in the governance of the Catholic Church in November 2013. See conference papers.