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