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  1. Cabrini chief to leave after just over a year
  2. Bishops hold historic prayer meeting in More’s cell
  3. Archdiocese signs NHS contract
  4. Media shift over UK papal visit
  5. Church reaches out to millions of Philippines typhoon victims
  6. Synod opens new door to women bishops
  7. Churches respond to homeless crisis
  8. Churches respond to homeless crisis
  9. Bishops anticipate Synod on Family with call for more compassionate Church
  10. Church ‘vital to social cohesion’, says Welby in New Year message
  11. Lonely calling?
  12. Catholic MP dies at 60 after collapsing while running
  13. UK ambassador denies Pope is a Marxist
  14. Campaign launched to buy recusant mansion
  15. Poll finds left-right split between Catholics and Anglicans
  16. Oratory wins latest round in selection battle
  17. Lynch says immigration bill endangers refugees
  18. Smith laments tragedy of easy abortion
  19. Charity under pressure to break even
  20. Parishes to get leaflets on assisted dying
  21. Loss-making charity may have to slash services
  22. Clegg speaks up for faith schools
  23. MP challenges Clegg over faith schools
  24. Cabrini plunges deeper into the red
  25. Cabrini axes nurseries and 25 staff
  26. SCHOOL REPORT - Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School and Language College, Coventry
  27. Francis denounces Mafia at prayer vigil
  28. Cash boost for cathedral that will serve Saudi Arabia
  29. Dioceses told to apply for cathedral grants
  30. Pope goes to confession in public
  31. Lynch urges Government to help trafficked people
  32. Christians urged to boycott BJP
  33. Newest nation ‘spiralling into civil war’
  34. Leeds stabbing should not lead to ‘prison-like’ security in schools
  35. Anglican Church celebrates 20 years of women priests
  36. Bring on the fire
  37. Pope Paul VI ‘to be beatified’
  38. Churches pledge electoral neutrality
  39. Bishops ‘behind the times’ in support for failed marriages
  40. Longley says Oratorians play central role in Church
  41. Modest rise in entries to seminaries
  42. Cardinal Newman Catholic School, Hove, East Sussex
  43. Private grief or public property?
  44. Catholic children placed with gay couple
  45. Christian women targeted for rape and torture
  46. Migrants and innovation help to stem decline in church attendance
  47. Nuncio welcomes ‘rebirth’ of Catholicism in Ireland
  48. Clarke attacks Government for excluding RE
  49. Cardinal celebrates marriage with hundreds of couples
  50. Church of England schools admissions will be open to all
  51. Just under 200,000 abortions last year in England and Wales
  52. Sexual violence wounds humanity, Nichols tells summit
  53. Convert or go to Hell, Pope tells mobsters
  54. Convert or go to Hell, Pope tells mobsters
  55. Judges reject right to die bid but ask Parliament to look at the matter
  56. Catholic teachers told to accommodate Muslim students
  57. Bishops must be servants, cardinal says
  58. Governors attack plans to scrap Christian assemblies
  59. Archbishops of Edinburgh and Liverpool receive pallium
  60. Riposte to discrimination ruling
  61. Stratford Caldecott
  62. Women of the Year named
  63. Cuts to transport subsidy changing Catholic schools
  64. Prayer for today
  65. Parents put off by Mass timings, says survey
  66. ‘Make Mass family-friendly’
  67. Wraparound care
  68. Churches seek repair grants to safeguard buildings
  69. Rome ‘must lead way in defending persecuted Christians’
  70. Politicians and policymakers back Catholic solution to economic crisis
  71. Commission closure ‘lost opportunity’
  72. School report: St Mary’s Catholic Academy, Blackpool, Lancashire
  73. MP lines up against plans to charge migrants for NHS care
  74. Cafod backs CST as basis for economic reform
  75. Conry resignation ‘devastating’
  76. War fund awards cash for Catholic cathedral repairs
  77. Church must serve society
  78. A cry for humanity
  79. Churches ‘must unite for the persecuted’
  80. British children ‘do not know the meaning of Christmas’
  81. Adoption agency to close
  82. Vulnerability is not a liability
  83. Tartaglia pays tribute to family killed by bin lorry
  84. Bishops criticise Wolf Hall depiction of Thomas More
  85. Christianity faces ‘extinction’ in Iraq
  86. Anti-slavery tsar to meet with Polish bishops
  87. Breakdown in the classroom
  88. MPs back parents’ right to remove pupils from sex-education classes
  89. O’Toole unveils radical evangelisation plan
  90. ‘Stir yourselves’ – engage in politics
  91. Value judgements
  92. Oratory School takes fight to preserve Catholic ethos to High Court
  93. Lockerbie never leaves us
  94. Commissioner praises Church’s work on human trafficking
  95. McMahon and Bayes issue joint Easter message
  96. Labour and Tories pledge support for persecuted Christians while others put faith schools under threat
  97. Cardinal says force could be used against IS
  98. Muted voice from the pews
  99. Female religious vocations soar to highest level in 25 years
  100. Francis meets Ban Ki-moon to discuss climate change
  101. New Government should take up cause of Christians
  102. Bishop backs call for ‘no change’ at synod
  103. Bishop Conry is right: Christmas is about more than immediate family
  104. Social media is the best thing that’s happened to friendship
  105. Disney’s ‘Frozen’ is gay propaganda? Give me a break
  106. Tattoos are no reason for a Catholic school to exclude someone
  107. Church rushes aid to Westgate
  108. 45 Syrian Christians massacred in town of Sadad
  109. Peers oppose assisted dying bill
  110. Church rushing aid to areas devastated by Philippines typhoon
  111. CofE: 're-evangelise or die out'
  112. Francis' embrace ‘felt like Paradise’, says man disfigured by disease
  113. CofE Synod steps closer to approving women bishops
  114. Prayers for Mandela – and words from incarcerated Shanghai bishop
  115. US faith groups call for gun curbs
  116. Robson named to Dunkeld after diocese’s three-year wait
  117. Welby challenges energy bosses on fuel poverty
  118. Time Magazine names Pope Francis ‘person of the year’
  119. MPs and bishops step into same boat as impoverished migrants
  120. Stand-off as Chinese diocese refuses to bury its bishop
  121. Duncan Smith hits back on food banks amid homelessness crisis
  122. Historic Lancaster library to close at end of year
  123. Francis prays for victims of theatre collapse
  124. Francis prays for victims of theatre collapse
  125. Bishops in England speak up for ‘urban outcasts’ and persecuted Christians at Midnight Masses
  126. Christians killed in bomb attack as they leave Christmas Day service in Iraq
  127. Queen speaks of importance of prayer and reflection in Christmas Message
  128. Support 'unconventional' families, bishops tell parishes
  129. Chinese burial row resolved as officials buy new cemetery for diocese
  130. New Year's honours for Mizen parents and Anglican archbishop
  131. Catholic MP ‘seriously ill’ after collapsing during run
  132. Ordinariate establishes first monastery
  133. Luton priest found dead in car after three days
  134. Welby urges Christians to emulate Mandela and challenge injustice
  135. Withhold aid from regimes that persecute Christians, argues Fox
  136. Sarah Teather decided to resign during Jesuit retreat
  137. Catholic MP Paul Goggins dies aged 60
  138. 33 Christians die in central Nigeria massacre
  139. Vatican refuses to extradite Polish archbishop accused of abuse
  140. Nichols the cardinal: ‘another step on priestly journey full of surprises’
  141. Women bishops could be appointed by Christmas
  142. Church leaders pin hopes on Syria peace talks in Geneva
  143. Coronation Street character's death 'will fuel calls for assisted suicide'
  144. Pope Benedict XVI defrocked hundreds of abusive priests
  145. Egypt's Christians ‘sing and dance for joy’ at new inclusive constitution
  146. Cardinal backs campaign to buy recusant mansion Sawston Hall
  147. Government’s immigration bill 'could endanger migrants’ health'
  148. Prestigious London Oratory wins latest round in selection battle
  149. Francis meets real-life Philomena, subject of Oscar-nominated film
  150. Catholic children’s charity Cabrini under pressure to break even
  151. Sentamu calls for living wage to make work pay for lowest earners
  152. Paul Bhatti death threats over probe into his brother's murder
  153. CofE's final vote on women bishops to take place in July
  154. Edwina Currie wrong to criticise foodbanks, counters charity
  155. Boko Haram suspected in massacre of 106 Christians and Muslims
  156. Prenups would empty marriage vows of meaning, warns bishop
  157. Christ is uniting us, says Welby as Catholic and Lutheran move in
  158. Catholic band disinvited from youth gathering because of abuse video
  159. Loss-making children’s charity Cabrini may have to slash services
  160. Bishops brief parishes on assisted dying as debate gathers pace
  161. Carey brands CofE bishops ‘only partially correct’ in welfare analysis
  162. Fugitive priest pleads guilty to multiple charges of abuse
  163. Bishop to lead parliamentary inquiry into food poverty
  164. Cardinal and Welby launch joint Lent prayer week
  165. Clegg speaks up for faith schools – as long as they do not segregate
  166. Nichols ups the ante on Government's welfare cuts
  167. Let poverty and suffering shock you again, urges Pope at start of Lent
  168. Catholic MP challenges Clegg over his praise of faith schools
  169. Troubled Cabrini charity plunges further into the red
  170. Care minister backs assisted dying as GPs reject change in law
  171. Head of London's Met police at Vatican trafficking conference
  172. Mary McAleese to become patron of women's theology institute
  173. Pope, Welby and Grand imam in joint anti-trafficking push
  174. London priest imprisoned for anti-war protests
  175. Church attack in Kenya leaves six dead and 17 injured
  176. Cash boost for Gulf cathedral that will serve Catholics in Saudi Arabia
  177. Buckfast Abbey to unveil ‘stupendous’ mural by nun, 79
  178. Last Catholic adoption agency wins appeal
  179. Indonesian court revokes church building permit after protests
  180. Obama and Pope discuss injustice, immigration, religious freedom
  181. Cafod head: governments should be shamed by Rwandan genocide
  182. Pope Francis to move into yurt in Vatican Gardens
  183. Pope Francis goes to Confession in public
  184. British Government must do more to help victims of trafficking
  185. 'Christians in Africa would die if CofE accepted gay marriage'
  186. Britain is a Christian nation – get over it, says Pickles
  187. Fears of 'worst crackdown in a decade' as Chinese cathedral razed
  188. Francis to greet Vatican's abuse and safeguarding commission
  189. South Sudan spiralling into civil war, warns missionary
  190. Pope Paul VI to be beatified in October, Vatican confirms
  191. Pope reminds Sri Lankan bishops of urgency of reconciliation
  192. Westminster council chief pledges to improve care for elderly
  193. Former Archbishop of Canterbury tastes life on ‘impossible’ £1 a day
  194. Egypt's Churches pledge electoral neutrality
  195. Cardinal Nichols praises resilience of pupils at school of Ann Maguire
  196. Relief at modest increase in vocations for England and Wales
  197. Oratorian's ordination 'shows appreciation for the order'
  198. Church 'is behind the times and needs to support failed marriages'
  199. Western tolerance has 'led to ghettoisation of immigrants'
  200. Welby and Nichols praise DR Congo ecumenical peace initiative
  201. Dublin Catholic college withdraws Jackie Kennedy letters from auction
  202. Dublin college barred from selling Kennedy letters is to close
  203. Catholic parents 'frightened' as children placed with gay couple
  204. ‘Bodies everywhere’ after rebels attack Catholic church
  205. King Juan Carlos of Spain to abdicate in favour of son after almost forty-year reign
  206. Row over Cardinal Bertone’s luxury retirement home
  207. High-speed rail link will destroy cemeteries, Church warns
  208. Husband of imprisoned Christian denies reports she is to be freed
  209. Religious activists in DRC 'raped by government agents'
  210. Church of England bans its priests from joining far-right groups
  211. Nuncio sees Irish renewal – but Dublin has two priests under 40
  212. Ex-English College rector ordained auxiliary bishop in Westminster
  213. Church welcomes anti-trafficking bill announced in Queen's Speech
  214. Call for memorial to 800 children 'buried in septic tank'
  215. Migrants and Fresh Expressions stem decline in church attendance
  216. Cardinal ‘baptises’ D-Day peace bell as world leaders pay respects in Bayeux cathedral
  217. Cardinal ‘baptises’ D-Day peace bell in Bayeux cathedral
  218. Pope blesses Gulf cathedral with foundation stone from St Peter’s
  219. Sexual violence wounds humanity, cardinal tells summit
  220. Francis to visit Albania in September
  221. Clarke attacks Gove for excluding RE 'which tackles extremism'
  222. Women bishops decision 'most significant in decades'
  223. Mafia ‘excommunicated’, Francis says
  224. Just under 200,000 abortions last year in England and Wales, Government reveals
  225. Meriam Ibrahim re-arrested while boarding plane hours after release from death row
  226. Academic appointed to Catholic Social Teaching post
  227. Supreme Court rejects right to die bid but challenges Government on ban
  228. Portsmouth to offer ‘discernment interviews’ for parishioners
  229. Bishops must be servants, says Nichols at Brentwood ordination
  230. Two nuns disappear from Mosul as Iraq's bishops plead 'Save us!'
  231. Governors attack plans to scrap Christian assemblies
  232. Teather to chair immigration detention inquiry
  233. US court orders priest to violate seal of confessional
  234. Calabria bishop bans religious processions after mafia 'salute'
  235. Minister under attack for faith and opposition to gay marriage
  236. Isis-linked militants release kidnapped nuns and orphans
  237. Catholic author to be buried alongside his inspiration, Tolkien
  238. Messi to play for Vatican’s multi- faith ‘Match for peace’ fundraiser
  239. Ex-ambassador condemns Government 'silence' over Mosul
  240. Government’s muted response to eradication of Christian community in Mosul condemned
  241. Head of London Oratory rejects charge of white middle-class bias
  242. French cardinal in Kurdistan calls for solidarity with Iraqi Christians
  243. Ordinariate 'has saved us from disappearing into Catholic Church'
  244. Vatican suspends priestly ordinations in scandal-hit diocese
  245. Pope Francis lists ten tips for happiness
  246. Vigils and Masses across country to mark Great War anniversary
  247. Latin Patriarch: desperate Gaza like factory for extremism
  248. Hundreds of talks about Second Vatican Council available for free
  249. Warsi resigns in protest at Gaza policy
  250. Bishop calls for days of prayer for Iraqi Christians
  251. Don’t waste time on ‘futile’ internet and smartphones, Pope tells youth
  252. Ugandan court rejects controversial anti-gay law
  253. Iraq crisis: British church leaders urge Government to take in Christian refugees fleeing jihadist terror
  254. Iraqi Patriarch calls for more airstrikes as displaced minorities face threat of humanitarian crisis
  255. Vatican calls for Muslim leaders to condemn IS ‘barbarism’ as Pope’s envoy lands in Jordan
  256. Pope appeals for peace and reconciliation in Korea as he begins five-day trip
  257. Patriarch asks international community to flush out IS jihadists
  258. Don’t let benefits of economic growth corrupt you, Francis tells Catholics in prosperous South Korea
  259. ‘Wake-up call’ for Asia as Francis leaves Korea
  260. Christian persecution 'off the scale' in Iraq, says Welby
  261. Francis backs Romero cause during Q+A on Papal plane
  262. Church figures pay tribute, urge prayers for Catholic beheaded by Islamic extremists
  263. Iraqi Christian leaders demand protection from IS
  264. US Archdiocese sues Satanists for stealing consecrated host for use in black mass
  265. US Bishops pour cold water on Ice Bucket Challenge
  266. Australian Cardinal angers abuse victims
  267. Archdiocese wins legal row with Satanists
  268. Pope Francis calls parents of American journalist
  269. Catholic Church in India hits out at potential communion wine ban
  270. Footballers line up for Pope’s Match for Peace
  271. Chemin Neuf takes over abbey in Plymouth Diocese
  272. Campaigning priest defiant in face of Mafia death threats
  273. Pope Francis meets with football superstars
  274. Archbishop joins Muslim and Jewish leaders to pray for peace
  275. Prince of Wales expresses Iraq heartbreak
  276. Sainthood cause for US Archbishop Fulton Sheen abruptly suspended
  277. Young Christians invited to move into Lambeth Palace
  278. Church pays tribute to Catholic MP Jim Dobbin
  279. Cardinal to offer Masses for Richard III ahead of reburial service
  280. Royal baby announcement met with delight from Church leaders
  281. Pope Francis appoints US priests to senior positions in abuse fight
  282. Parents put off by Mass timings but have strong Catholic identity
  283. Bishops’ general secretary to lead diocese of Leeds
  284. Cardinal condemns ‘repugnant’ beheading of David Haines
  285. Pope marries cohabitees and a divorcee at wedding of 20 couples
  286. Vatican will not step up Pope’s security arrangements in Albania
  287. Islamists have murdered 2,500 Catholics in one Nigerian diocese
  288. Jeremy Paxman praises Catholic homeless centre’s ‘tailored’ support
  289. Bishops urge Scots to 'co-operate for the good of the nation'
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  305. 'New day' for Chicago with Francis' naming of archbishop
  306. Two more cardinals oppose Kasper's reforms
  307. Francis to visit Haiyan survivors on Philippines trip
  308. Women to the fore at the Vatican’s Theological Commission
  309. Vatican makes impassioned plea for Governments and citizens to go green to protect the human family
  310. Pope urges Churches to do more to protect migrants
  311. Bishops urge Boko Haram action [warning: graphic image]
  312. Syrian Catholics fear airstrikes will worsen country’s woes
  313. Christian pastor reported shot in Pakistan is ‘alive and well’
  314. More than 100,000 child porn files found on Wesolowski computer
  315. Christians active in Hong Kong protests
  316. Bishop Conry denies hierarchy knew of affair
  317. Iraqi Patriarch condemns US-led air strikes, fearing mass exodus
  318. Burke lashes out at Kasper over divorce and remarriage
  319. Jefferts Schori: Welby ‘could postpone Lambeth Conference’
  320. Burke hopes Synod will enforce church teaching on divorce
  321. Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor says he would ordain married men
  322. Pope accepts resignation of Bishop of Arundel and Brighton
  323. Rome must lead way in defending persecuted Christians – Nazir-Ali
  324. Politicians and policy-makers see economic solutions in CST
  325. Bible commission closure branded as ‘lost opportunity’
  326. MP lines up against plans to charge migrants for healthcare services
  327. Pope calls for abolition of death penalty
  328. Call for Catholic priests to deny absolution to abusers
  329. Canada’s bishops vow to continue dialogue with Muslims
  330. Iraqi priests sanctioned for seeking asylum without superiors' consent
  331. Priests’ dance-off at US seminary in Rome goes viral
  332. 'Lives will be lost' if Italy drops Mediterranean rescue mission
  333. Portsmouth bishop regrets Conry resignation
  334. Government awards millions to cathedrals to fund urgent repairs
  335. Pope calls Catholics and Protestants to work together
  336. Former Archbishop of York resigns following abuse inquiry criticisms
  337. European parliament head commends Pope Francis
  338. Teenager admits brutal murder of Ann Maguire at Catholic school in Leeds
  339. Prince of Wales to address House of Lords on religious freedom
  340. Concerns of developing world 'forgotten' by Western media
  341. WATCH: Prince of Wales speaks of suffering of Christians in the Middle East
  342. Cardinal Nichols ‘traumatised’ by visit to bombed-out streets of Gaza
  343. US Catholic bishop sees 'excessive force' by Ferguson police
  344. 'Forgotten' Christianity must remind people of its service to others
  345. Prince celebrates achievements of interfaith society
  346. A difficult trip at a difficult time: Pope Francis’ visit to Turkey
  347. Francis and Welby in global declaration against trafficking
  348. Scores of Christians murdered in attack on Nigerian town
  349. Mindmap: how the Pope's EU speech inspired one MEP
  350. Vatican’s cricket team to celebrate Mass in memory of Phil Hughes
  351. Dublin archbishop offers shelter to rough sleepers
  352. CSAN: Autumn Statement fails low-paid families
  353. British children ‘don't know meaning of Christmas’
  354. Millions discovered ‘tucked away’ at Holy See’s bank
  355. We must never ignore slavery, Francis tells landmark conference
  356. Khartoum demolishes church and arrests 37 Christians
  357. Cafod: early warning systems saved lives in Typhoon Hagupit
  358. Theologians call for 'examination' of US policing
  359. US bishops condemn brutal CIA torture revelations
  360. 100-year-old Catholic adoption and fostering agency Cabrini to close
  361. Energy expert says Church is wrong to call for fossil fuel boycott
  362. Archbishop of Sydney describes hellish scenes in Sydney
  363. Pakistani Christians condemn Taliban suicide blast
  364. First same-sex marriages recognised in Scotland
  365. Thousands tango for Francis' birthday
  366. Midwives lost 'basic human right', says Bishop of Paisley
  367. Church coalition will resettle refugees in London
  368. Tutu criticises Pope Francis for declining to meet with Dalai Lama
  369. Dozens held over kiln murder of Pakistani Christian couple
  370. Francis damns ‘diseased’ Curia for its vanity
  371. Bishop condemns Lennon’s Imagine in Christmas homily
  372. Iraqi Patriarch urges Pope Francis to visit his country
  373. Welby's efforts to reconcile Church over gay marriage
  374. Birmingham Catholics treat local homeless to Christmas lunch
  375. Nichols remembers persecuted Christians and victims of slavery
  376. Francis celebrates Midnight Mass after phoning Iraqi refugees
  377. Francis assures Christians terrorised by IS of his closeness
  378. Kidnapped Mexican priest found dead
  379. John Paul II's would-be assassin visits Vatican
  380. Welby apologises for missing Christmas
  381. Pope warns against writing off lives blighted by illness
  382. Islamic State blows up Catholic church in Iraq
  383. Archbishop Welby prays for UK ebola victim
  384. Bishop wants gay CofE clergy to be allowed to marry
  385. Look ahead at Pope Francis' top concerns for 2015
  386. Francis blesses development arm of Scottish Catholic Church
  387. Britain’s Christian identity should turn it outwards, Welby says
  388. Vatican to become more politically active
  389. Francis pays tribute to ‘martyrdom of mothers’
  390. Archbishop 's homily for victims of 'heart-breaking' bin lorry tragedy
  391. Feminised church and post Vatican II liturgy is alienating men – Burke
  392. Details of Pope Francis’ trip to the United States revealed
  393. Fewer Brits go to church but they still believe in heaven and hell
  394. Casualties of gender warfare are poor, says Egan
  395. Bishop unveils radical plan to reinvigorate dying parishes
  396. Francis appoints Scicluna to head new abuse committee
  397. Filipino Church pledges greater respect for women
  398. Van Rompuy: Britain would impoverish itself by leaving EU
  399. Catholic politician to join Jesuit Refugee Service
  400. Bishop urges Christians not to settle for less than full unity
  401. Faith leaders urge PM to resettle more Syrian refugees
  402. Bishops’ advice to Catholic voters due in coming weeks
  403. Carmelites celebrate first post-Reformation ordination in York
  404. Ice church opens in Romanian mountains
  405. Bishops voice concerns over three-parent embryos
  406. Church must not reduce women to ‘clichés’, says Vatican
  407. RE chairman warns of historic threat to subject
  408. Welby commissions heads of Lambeth Palace community
  409. Sarah Teather among those named to CSAN board
  410. Pope Francis in video conference to promote education initiative
  411. Safeguarding children is Church's top priority – Pope
  412. Vatican officials denied entry to India
  413. Hunt questions suitability of nuns as teachers
  414. Cardinal Nichols urges action on sexual violence in conflict
  415. Iraqi archbishop begs Britain to send troops into Iraq
  416. Management procedures second to the Gospel, Welby reminds Synod
  417. Diocese challenges council's ban on free transport
  418. Goldman Sachs chairman to head of Catholic migration charity
  419. Cardinal Pell 'fundamentally failed' abuse victim – report
  420. Italian bishops condemn plans for Rome red-light district
  421. Mozart and daily Mass: Pope Emeritus' mind still ‘formidable’
  422. Pope Francis says Mass for 21 slain Copts – 'martyrs and brothers'
  423. MPs back parents' right to withdraw children from sex education classes
  424. Bishops impose ashes on commuters at stations and shops
  425. Don't judge, just invite people in, says evangelisation bishop
  426. Parliament votes against explicit ban on sex-selective abortion
  427. Charity leader held in Afghanistan released after eight months
  428. Welby ‘embarrassed’ by Living Wage revelations
  429. Bishops urge Catholics to engage in politics before May's election
  430. Catechist and bishop’s adviser hits out at ‘traumatic’ sex education
  431. Bishop of Oslo accused in £4m fraud investigation
  432. Pope praises co-operatives for putting people above profits
  433. At least 19 Christians seized by IS freed after ransoms paid
  434. ‘Who am I to judge?’ means scrutinising oneself first, says Pope
  435. Boko Haram's use of children condemned
  436. Francis appoints social justice bishop to lead San Diego
  437. MPs attack ‘shocking’ treatment of migrants
  438. Bishops back blockade of nuclear weapons factory
  439. Nick Clegg admits faith 'hasn't happened to me – yet'
  440. More Christian hostages reportedly released in Syria
  441. Lesbian and gay pilgrims welcomed at Vatican
  442. Francis to visit shrine founded by former Satanist
  443. Cardinal criticises Church’s past ‘severe’ treatment of gay people
  444. Jesuit academic urges Church to drop ‘clunky’ Missal
  445. Libby Lane, Church of England’s first woman bishop, installed
  446. Burke condemns pro-reform voices at Synod on the Family
  447. Jean Vanier awarded million-pound Templeton Prize
  448. Francis hints at short papacy – 'maybe just two or three years'
  449. Pope Francis names new nuncio to Cuba
  450. Canon rebuked for holding Muslim service in church
  451. Cardinal says Requiem for Richard III, a man 'of anxious devotion'
  452. Francis in Naples begs mobsters to convert
  453. Pope condemns 'inadmissible' death penalty
  454. Make poor people central to your prayer as Romero did, Nichols says
  455. Francis meets brother of British aid worker murdered by Islamic State
  456. Oratory takes fight to preserve Catholic ethos to High Court
  457. CofE appoints second woman to episcopacy
  458. Caritas warns of ‘staggering’ needs of Boko Haram's 1m silent victims
  459. First Anglican woman bishop appointed who will sit in the Lords
  460. German cardinals row over pastoral care of divorced and remarried
  461. Government grant scheme allots a further £1.3m to Catholic cathedrals
  462. Pre-Reformation vestment from Richard III Mass to go on display
  463. Cardinal's cautious welcome for Nigerian president
  464. Pope Francis reveals his battle with exhaustion in rallying homily to priests at start of Easter liturgies
  465. Papal preacher urges Christians to forgive those who persecute them
  466. Persecuted Christians at heart of Easter homilies
  467. Root British values in Christianity, says Bishop Davies
  468. Francis demands concrete help for persecuted Christians
  469. Asia Bibi asks Pope Francis to pray for her as she awaits execution
  470. Vatican correspondent Robert Blair Kaiser dies
  471. Rise in number of priests to be ordained in the US this year
  472. Hundreds of back call to uphold marriage teaching
  473. Anti-slavery commissioner praises Church’s work on trafficking
  474. Christians must be heart of Iraq’s reconstruction, Cardinal insists
  475. Two main parties pledge support for persecuted Christians
  476. Church leaders call for Europe-wide response to migrants crisis
  477. Ed Miliband says he would like to meet Pope Francis
  478. Vatican calls for international body to eradicate people-trafficking
  479. Female religious vocations soar to highest level in 25 years
  480. Church's efforts to reach Nepal quake survivors hampered
  481. Next government must work with faith groups, says cardinal
  482. Dioceses asked to have a Holy Door during Year of Mercy
  483. Vatican: climate change is man-made and must be addressed
  484. Pope Francis is 'most influential' world leader on Twitter, report finds
  485. God does not favouritise, cardinal tells lesbian and gay Catholics
  486. Bishop backs priests who took row over church teaching to the press
  487. Church agencies rush to respond as second quake hits Nepal
  488. Incoming equalities minister changes mind over gay marriage
  489. Francis canonises two Palestinian nuns in Rome
  490. Pope appoints Timothy Radcliffe to Justice and Peace council