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  1. Breakdown in the classroom
  2. Value judgements
  3. Lockerbie never leaves us
  4. Muted voice from the pews
  5. Voice for the voiceless
  6. Full of beans
  7. All aboard for the papal tour
  8. Faith in a new world order
  9. Screened out: is a new prenatal test for Down's syndrome eugenics by the back door?
  10. Turn a meatless Lent into a veggie way of life...and protect the environment, says Liz Dodd
  11. No place like home
  12. What will your legacy be? Liz Dodd investigates an increasingly popular way to support charities
  13. ‘Now we are foreigners’: how Brexit changed the landscape for immigrés
  14. A meeting of minds
  15. School Report – St Anselm’s College, Birkenhead, Merseyside
  16. Working together
  17. Asia’s new killing fields: Is the Church doing enough to stop the extrajudicial deaths?
  18. Better to light a candle: The Tablet’s social action awards
  19. Details of Pope Francis’ trip to the United States revealed
  20. Fewer Brits go to church but they still believe in heaven and hell
  21. Casualties of gender warfare are poor, says Egan
  22. Bishop unveils radical plan to reinvigorate dying parishes
  23. Francis appoints Scicluna to head new abuse committee
  24. Filipino Church pledges greater respect for women
  25. Van Rompuy: Britain would impoverish itself by leaving EU
  26. Catholic politician to join Jesuit Refugee Service
  27. Bishop urges Christians not to settle for less than full unity
  28. Faith leaders urge PM to resettle more Syrian refugees
  29. Bishops’ advice to Catholic voters due in coming weeks
  30. Carmelites celebrate first post-Reformation ordination in York
  31. Ice church opens in Romanian mountains
  32. Bishops voice concerns over three-parent embryos
  33. Church must not reduce women to ‘clichés’, says Vatican
  34. RE chairman warns of historic threat to subject
  35. Welby commissions heads of Lambeth Palace community
  36. Sarah Teather among those named to CSAN board
  37. Pope Francis in video conference to promote education initiative
  38. Safeguarding children is Church's top priority – Pope
  39. Vatican officials denied entry to India
  40. Hunt questions suitability of nuns as teachers
  41. Cardinal Nichols urges action on sexual violence in conflict
  42. Iraqi archbishop begs Britain to send troops into Iraq
  43. Management procedures second to the Gospel, Welby reminds Synod
  44. Diocese challenges council's ban on free transport
  45. Goldman Sachs chairman to head of Catholic migration charity
  46. Cardinal Pell 'fundamentally failed' abuse victim – report
  47. Italian bishops condemn plans for Rome red-light district
  48. Mozart and daily Mass: Pope Emeritus' mind still ‘formidable’
  49. Pope Francis says Mass for 21 slain Copts – 'martyrs and brothers'
  50. MPs back parents' right to withdraw children from sex education classes
  51. Bishops impose ashes on commuters at stations and shops
  52. Don't judge, just invite people in, says evangelisation bishop
  53. Parliament votes against explicit ban on sex-selective abortion
  54. Charity leader held in Afghanistan released after eight months
  55. Welby ‘embarrassed’ by Living Wage revelations
  56. Bishops urge Catholics to engage in politics before May's election
  57. Catechist and bishop’s adviser hits out at ‘traumatic’ sex education
  58. Bishop of Oslo accused in £4m fraud investigation
  59. Pope praises co-operatives for putting people above profits
  60. At least 19 Christians seized by IS freed after ransoms paid
  61. ‘Who am I to judge?’ means scrutinising oneself first, says Pope
  62. Boko Haram's use of children condemned
  63. Francis appoints social justice bishop to lead San Diego
  64. MPs attack ‘shocking’ treatment of migrants
  65. Bishops back blockade of nuclear weapons factory
  66. Nick Clegg admits faith 'hasn't happened to me – yet'
  67. More Christian hostages reportedly released in Syria
  68. Lesbian and gay pilgrims welcomed at Vatican
  69. Francis to visit shrine founded by former Satanist
  70. Cardinal criticises Church’s past ‘severe’ treatment of gay people
  71. Jesuit academic urges Church to drop ‘clunky’ Missal
  72. Libby Lane, Church of England’s first woman bishop, installed
  73. Burke condemns pro-reform voices at Synod on the Family
  74. Jean Vanier awarded million-pound Templeton Prize
  75. Francis hints at short papacy – 'maybe just two or three years'
  76. Pope Francis names new nuncio to Cuba
  77. Canon rebuked for holding Muslim service in church
  78. Cardinal says Requiem for Richard III, a man 'of anxious devotion'
  79. Francis in Naples begs mobsters to convert
  80. Pope condemns 'inadmissible' death penalty
  81. Make poor people central to your prayer as Romero did, Nichols says
  82. Francis meets brother of British aid worker murdered by Islamic State
  83. Oratory takes fight to preserve Catholic ethos to High Court
  84. CofE appoints second woman to episcopacy
  85. Caritas warns of ‘staggering’ needs of Boko Haram's 1m silent victims
  86. First Anglican woman bishop appointed who will sit in the Lords
  87. German cardinals row over pastoral care of divorced and remarried
  88. Government grant scheme allots a further £1.3m to Catholic cathedrals
  89. Pre-Reformation vestment from Richard III Mass to go on display
  90. Cardinal's cautious welcome for Nigerian president
  91. Pope Francis reveals his battle with exhaustion in rallying homily to priests at start of Easter liturgies
  92. Papal preacher urges Christians to forgive those who persecute them
  93. Persecuted Christians at heart of Easter homilies
  94. Root British values in Christianity, says Bishop Davies
  95. Francis demands concrete help for persecuted Christians
  96. Asia Bibi asks Pope Francis to pray for her as she awaits execution
  97. Vatican correspondent Robert Blair Kaiser dies
  98. Rise in number of priests to be ordained in the US this year
  99. Hundreds of back call to uphold marriage teaching
  100. Anti-slavery commissioner praises Church’s work on trafficking
  101. Christians must be heart of Iraq’s reconstruction, Cardinal insists
  102. Two main parties pledge support for persecuted Christians
  103. Church leaders call for Europe-wide response to migrants crisis
  104. Ed Miliband says he would like to meet Pope Francis
  105. Vatican calls for international body to eradicate people-trafficking
  106. Female religious vocations soar to highest level in 25 years
  107. Church's efforts to reach Nepal quake survivors hampered
  108. Next government must work with faith groups, says cardinal
  109. Dioceses asked to have a Holy Door during Year of Mercy
  110. Vatican: climate change is man-made and must be addressed
  111. Pope Francis is 'most influential' world leader on Twitter, report finds
  112. God does not favouritise, cardinal tells lesbian and gay Catholics
  113. Bishop backs priests who took row over church teaching to the press
  114. Church agencies rush to respond as second quake hits Nepal
  115. Incoming equalities minister changes mind over gay marriage
  116. Francis canonises two Palestinian nuns in Rome
  117. Pope appoints Timothy Radcliffe to Justice and Peace council
  118. Church of England continues to haemorrhage members
  119. Scottish Churches pays tribute to ‘wise and courteous’ Kennedy
  120. Green encyclical Laudato Sii draws inspiration from St Francis
  121. Republican candidate tells Pope ‘leave science to scientists’
  122. Charities attack council’s plans to ‘criminalise homeless’
  123. Thousands join London Corpus Christi procession
  124. Government’s anti-slavery tsar joins St Mary's
  125. David Cameron reiterates his opposition to euthanasia
  126. Obama: Catholic healthcare inspired US Affordable Care Act
  127. Politics needs richness of Catholic Social Teaching, says Egan
  128. Faith groups in Britain call for drastic carbon emission cuts
  129. Pope lashes out at ‘hypocritical’ Christians with ties to arms trade
  130. Right-to-buy could result in 'monochrome neighbourhoods'
  131. Environment charities to march in Rome to welcome Laudato si'
  132. Pope Francis condemns terror attacks
  133. Church needs priests unafraid of persecution – Pope
  134. Church of England names fifth woman bishop
  135. Walsingham launches £10m appeal to fund major redevelopment
  136. Manchester chapel saved from conversion to Muslim prayer room
  137. Cardinal celebrates young activists at London awards ceremony
  138. Duncan Smith urged to rethink further welfare cuts
  139. Nichols urges bishops to nurture culture’s ‘instinctive’ faith
  140. Bishop tells diocese to go green in wake of Pope’s environmental plea
  141. Francis reveals hopes for Synod on Family during Ecuador Mass
  142. Catholic schools in Portsmouth told to promote sexual abstinence
  143. Church turns to Alpha leader to kick-start parishes
  144. Welfare cuts will force families to food banks, warns charity
  145. Protecting Mother Earth 'most important task facing humanity'
  146. Francis calls on Paraguay to stamp out corruption
  147. Church of England toughens safeguarding measures
  148. Government’s welfare cuts 'mark return to Victorian poverty'
  149. Activists urge Welby to ban arms trade conference
  150. Vatican’s financial tsar criticises science behind Laudato’ si
  151. Faith schools targeted in Cameron’s speech on Islamic extremism
  152. Catholic bishop urges Government to improve migrant assessment
  153. Pope sends condolences to families of procession tragedy in Mexico
  154. Faith leaders praised for unique role in Ebola fight
  155. First Chinese bishop ordained in three years
  156. English composer Paul Inwood picked for Mercy Jubilee hymn
  157. Songs of Praise to be filmed at migrant church in Calais camp
  158. Catholic Church in Scotland issues abuse apology
  159. Strange appointed Professor of Theology at St Mary’s
  160. Bishop places Portsmouth Diocese on ‘Environmental Alert’
  161. Pope will lead liturgy for World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation
  162. Catholic and Christian charities call for immediate end to Israel’s Gaza blockage
  163. Anglican bishop Peter Ball jailed for historic sex offences
  164. Islam should have a 'quintessentially British' version with minoret-less mosques and no burqas, Warsi says
  165. Pope Francis authorises the canonisation of Mother Teresa
  166. Nichols calls for end to religious violence as PM lauds UK's Christian roots
  167. Extremism will be beaten by love and a warm welcome for refugees, says Welby
  168. AP McCoy among prominent Catholics recognised in new year's honours list
  169. Archbishop of Canterbury pushing his own liberal agenda, says MP
  170. Bishops criticise Wolf Hall depiction of Thomas More
  171. Christianity faces ‘extinction’ in Iraq
  172. Anti-slavery tsar to meet with Polish bishops
  173. MPs back parents’ right to remove pupils from sex-education classes
  174. O’Toole unveils radical evangelisation plan
  175. ‘Stir yourselves’ – engage in politics
  176. Oratory School takes fight to preserve Catholic ethos to High Court
  177. Commissioner praises Church’s work on human trafficking
  178. McMahon and Bayes issue joint Easter message
  179. Labour and Tories pledge support for persecuted Christians while others put faith schools under threat
  180. Cardinal says force could be used against IS
  181. Female religious vocations soar to highest level in 25 years
  182. Francis meets Ban Ki-moon to discuss climate change
  183. New Government should take up cause of Christians
  184. Bishop backs call for ‘no change’ at synod
  185. Fresh calls to legalise assisted dying rejected
  186. Welsh diocese wins free transport case in landmark ruling
  187. Publishers reveal title of encyclical
  188. Procurator considers Augustus Abbey abuse cases
  189. Assisted dying bills come to British and Irish parliaments
  190. Corpus Christi procession in central London
  191. Call for Catholic voice in politics
  192. Cardinal’s warning over lack of housing for poor
  193. Success for campaign to save hospital chapel
  194. Church turns to Alpha course leader
  195. Welfare cuts will force families to food banks, CSAN warns
  196. Parishes urged to make ecological conversion
  197. Diocese counters state sex education with own advice
  198. Poor people will not survive ‘Victorian’ welfare cuts
  199. Faith leaders helped in ebola battle
  200. Traditionalists win Chrism Masses battle
  201. Charities fear cuts in wake of Kid’s Company collapse
  202. Corbyn warns against assisted-dying bill
  203. Fears over MPs’ attendance at vote on assisted dying
  204. Queen’s Christian faith praised
  205. Welby highlights Church’s EU role
  206. Anti-euthanasia campaigners celebrate victory
  207. Bishops publish criticism ahead of synod
  208. Cafod welcomes development goals
  209. Church issues a demand for refugee aid
  210. School with mostly Muslim pupils will stay Catholic
  211. Anglican bishop, 83, imprisoned for abuse
  212. Church launches legacy drive
  213. Catholic schools top London league tables
  214. Warsi rounds on ‘illiteracy’ of counter-terror policies
  215. Bishops reject married priesthood and General Absolution
  216. Anglicans plan to fast-track black and ethnic-minority clerics
  217. Catholics honoured in New Year list
  218. MP attacks Welby’s New Year Message as left wing
  219. Inquiry launched into Maguire murder
  220. Comprehensive new guidelines to help tie the knot
  221. Cardinal reveals details of Church’s anti-trafficking work
  222. Walsingham lands a £4 million donation
  223. ‘Much respected advocate’ dies
  224. Gallagher to meet top politicians during landmark UK visit
  225. Bishop made case for mercy at Synod on Family
  226. Mother Teresa to become saint this year
  227. BBC to examine Britain's 'new Christianity' in Holy Week
  228. Conservative peers accused of sabotaging Islamic State genocide debate
  229. Cameron declines to recognise IS atrocities as genocide
  230. Fatherhood in crisis, says Egan
  231. Cameron: ‘We are a Christian country and we are proud of it’
  232. Victims of alleged abuse drop case against Salford diocese
  233. Archbishop Sentamu: Government’s living wage will keep people in poverty
  234. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  235. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  236. DNA test reveals Archbishop of Canterbury's father was Churchill's private secretary
  237. Little Sisters leave Preston
  238. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  239. Cardinal Nichols: UK would face problems if it left the EU
  240. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  241. Davies to launch controversial LGBT group in Shrewsbury
  242. Conservatives ‘wrong’ to dismiss Amoris Laetitia
  243. Female theologian targeted in vicious online campaign
  244. Britain and Ireland Briefing: Amoris Laetitia a fillip for divorced and remarrieds
  245. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  246. Brompton provost backs Brexit as a vote for ‘greatness and freedom’
  247. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  248. Runaway abbot arrested in Kosovo
  249. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  250. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  251. Service marks Roehampton’s anniversary
  252. Order denies allegations it awarded knighthoods for political influence
  253. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  254. Bishop urges caution on human-animal hybrids
  255. Cardinal Nichols condemns upsurge in racist attacks post Brexit
  256. Heythrop Principal resigns as doubts cast on Roehampton partnership
  257. Bishops’ Conference criticised over failure to support Heythrop
  258. News Briefing: Britain and Ireland
  259. Dominicans to scale back and refocus work in Britain
  260. Government awards millions to support church repairs
  261. Deal between Heythrop and Roehampton collapses
  262. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  263. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  264. Theologians intervene as Heythrop merger collapses
  265. Parishes join community scheme to support fleeing Syrians
  266. Archbishop of Westminster unites with Muslim leaders to condemn Rouen attack
  267. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  268. Cathedral to commemorate Sir Roger Casement
  269. Paris churches asked to welcome Muslims to Mass
  270. Police urge UK priests to 'review their security plans' after murder of Fr Hamel
  271. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  272. Goddard hounded out of job, allege abuse victims
  273. London priest pleads guilty to child sex abuse
  274. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  275. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  276. Rotherham sex inquiry chief to replace Dame Lowell Goddard
  277. Church must play role in reform of inhumane prison system, says Cardinal
  278. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  279. Ordination does not bestow superiority, says Cardinal Nichols at conference for priests
  280. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  281. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  282. Inquiry prompts more abuse claims
  283. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  284. Retiring bishop defends decision to allow traditionalist group into diocese
  285. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  286. Salesians apologise for child sexual abuse
  287. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  288. Homeless charity wins landmark battle over tax
  289. 'Sped-up' independent abuse inquiry could deliver by 2020, says new Chair
  290. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  291. Dioceses prepare to close Holy Doors
  292. Church launches guide to death for digital age
  293. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  294. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  295. Urgent call for prison reform
  296. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  297. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  298. ‘Explosion’ of Confessions during Holy Year, says Nichols
  299. Pope Francis' 'sorrow' at death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro
  300. Catholic Worker farm makes urgent appeal for funding
  301. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  302. Catherine Pepinster to step down as The Tablet editor at the end of 2016
  303. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  304. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  305. Supporters rally after Jimmy Mizen café ransacked by thieves
  306. Prince Charles: Christians suffering persecution is like the suffering of the Holy Family
  307. ‘Anarchy is loosed upon the world’: Cardinal urges care for poor in Midnight Mass homily that acknowledges global uncertainty
  308. Pope Francis calls for urgent help for victims of violence worldwide and prays for peace in Christmas message
  309. Follow Saint Mother Teresa’s example to change the world, Queen urges in Christmas message
  310. Vatican approves annual service in Southwark Cathedral to mark Oscar Romero's martyrdom
  311. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
  312. Faith schools bearing brunt of headship recruitment crisis
  313. News Briefing: from Britain and Ireland
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