LEAD STORY — Damian Thompson hails the forgotten post-war pope ● Matthew Schmitz: I’m accused of ‘ultramontanism’. I’ll take it as a compliment ● David Oldroyd-Bolt on the pianist prodigy who abandoned the world ● Fr Ronald Rolheiser on the problem with the new stoics ● Quentin de la Bédoyère: There are two types of people: persuaders and the persuadable ● Andrew Cusack meets Italians devoted to Thomas More ● Fr Raymond de Souza: The letter that could ignite a fire in the Roman Curia ● Christopher Altieri: The abuse crisis is not simple. But power is at the heart of it ● Fr Matthew Pittam on why it should be August all year