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  1. Pope Francis seeks to redress last year's harsh words for the curia
  2. Is the Catholic church's sex abuse crisis threatening to overwhelm Pope Francis?
  3. Francis gives away a lot to the Russians in joint agreement
  4. Will Pope Francis bring the Society of Saint Pius X in from the cold in this year of mercy?
  5. Apostolic Exhortation on the family: Pope Francis is calling for a new openness on the part of the Church
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  10. Has Pope Francis just opened a door for non-Catholics to receive communion?
  11. Finance and Vatileaks becomes a pressing issue as 2015 draws to a close for Pope Francis
  12. When it comes to Christian Unity, the Pope operates a 'personal ecumenism 
  13. Pope Francis washes his feet of traditional liturgists
  14. Letters written by Saint John Paul II reveal his deep humanity
  15. Italy's historic same-sex legislation begs the question: is the Church's position changing?
  16. Five things Donald Trump should bear in mind when appointing his new Vatican ambassador
  17. Pope Francis to go ahead with trip to African country torn apart by religious conflict
  18. Three former Vatican officials and two journalists to face trial over Vatileaks
  19. Vatileaks trial: Holy See defends its legal system as Parolin set to be called as witness
  20. Muslims and Christians broker secret peace deal during Pope Francis' visit to Central African Republic
  21. Cardinal Pell unable to fly to Australia for sex abuse inquiry because of pre-existing heart condition
  22. Cardinals agree to focus on decentralisation of Catholic Church at meeting of C9
  23. Let mercy bring peace to war-torn parts of the world, Pope says in Christmas message
  24. Europe is overburdened by migrants, Pope warns world's diplomats
  25. Pope says God's covenant with Jews 'irrevocable' in visit to Rome's synagogue
  26. Million to march for family values as Italy prepares to vote on gay civil unions
  27. Francis to become the first pope to visit the Great Mosque of Rome
  28. Easter foot washing ceremony can now include women, Pope Francis decrees
  29. Pope Francis urges President of Iran to work with Catholic church to combat terrorism
  30. Cardinal Pell lectures bishops over finances as 'dishonesty is not unknown' in church
  31. Pope Francis woos China with tales in praise of its greatness
  32. Abuse campaigner disputes removal from Vatican child protection commission
  33. Has the Pope changed the Catholic Church's teaching on the use of contraception?
  34. Pope Francis: Vatican officials must not 'neglect or mistreat'
  35. George Pell sticks to his story over the serial abuse of Gerald Ridsdale
  36. Pope approves new transparency rules for the creation of saints
  37. 'Vatileaks' trial to resume as defendant sent back to Vatican jail
  38. Pope Francis to wash migrants' feet on Holy Thursday
  39. Vatileaks priest 'was not lucid' when he passed documents to press
  40. Chaouqui threatened to destroy priest accused of leaking Vatican documents
  41. Pope warns priests at Chrism Mass against spiritual blindness
  42. Arms dealers must take responsibility for atrocities like Brussels, Pope says
  43. Pope to visit refugees on island of Lesbos
  44. Five things to remember about the Pope’s synod document
  45. Pope Francis appoints Mexico nuncio as his ambassador to the US
  46. Pax Christi puts pressure on Vatican to end its support for 'just wars'
  47. The play's the thing for first ever performance of Shakespeare at the Vatican
  48. Cardinal Walter Kasper: Amoris Laetitia 'changes everything'
  49. Bernie Sanders' visit to Rome sparks internal Vatican row
  50. Pope Francis takes Muslim refugees home on Vatican plane after visit to Lesbos
  51. Sant’Egidio's charitable works reflects vision of Pope Francis
  52. Amoris Laetitia opens up communion for divorced and remarrieds, pope confirms
  53. Bernie Sanders meets the Pope, and anyone who thinks it was political 'should see a psychiatrist'
  54. Blow for Pope's reforms as audit into Vatican finances forced to halt
  55. Benedictine pupils become first English school choir to sing with Pope's Sistine Chapel choir
  56. With or Without You: Rock guitarist has The Edge over Bono with historic concert at the Sistine Chapel
  57. Cardinal Pell promises to see out term as treasurer as financial battle rages in Vatican
  58. New Vatican magazine criticises Church for 'ignoring role of women'
  59. Pope lambasts weary and ageing Europe as he picks up prestigious Charlemagne Prize
  60. Pope urges commission to look into allowing women to be ordained as deacons
  61. It is now impossible to launder money through the Vatican, insists Bank chairman
  62. Show compassion for each other, not your pet cats and dogs, says Pope
  63. Italian cardinal under investigation for role in embezzlement of priests' fund
  64. Campaigners for women's ordination have unprecedented meeting with Vatican representative
  65. Francis says Church should get political on modern slavery
  66. Francis moves to make bishops accountable for abuse failings
  67. Blow for financial transparency as Vatican cancels PwC audit of Church's finances
  68. Vatileaks: Prosecutors call for prison sentences for defendants
  69. Dublin archbishop and laywoman appointed to new Vatican communications department
  70. Names of priests and academics who want Pope to clarify “heretical” teaching revealed
  71. Vatican statement accuses Polish politicians of creating fear of Muslims
  72. Pope Francis announces new social justice department
  73. Pope steps back from role in Colombia’s peace process
  74. Archbishop Welby and Pope Francis to meet for 'World Day of Prayer for Peace'
  75. Canonisation of Mother Teresa is Francis’s chance to highlight Church for the poor
  76. Pope declares Mother Teresa a saint and then feeds 1,500 poor in the Vatican
  77. Pope to say Mass for Fr Jacques Hamel
  78. Pope praises Argentinian bishops' correct interpretation of Amoris Laetitia
  79. Pope cracks down on cash payments in miracle approval process
  80. Pope comforts weeping relatives of Nice terror attack victims
  81. Francis meets relatives of Nice terror attacl
  82. Francis urges bishops to vet priests ahead of ordination
  83. US Church must become 'agent of healing' post-Trump, says Cardinal-elect
  84. Order of Malta top official removed from post
  85. Former Grand Master says knights’ drama 'not finished'
  86. Pope and Trump expected to meet in May, claim Vatican insiders
  87. Anti-Pope Francis posters accuse Pontiff of sacking Knights of Malta head
  88. 'Great drama' continues as Vatican legal chief defends Pope on issue of communion for the remarried
  89. Pope's stand on indigenous people challenges Trump's oil pipeline order
  90. Burke pursues justice mission 7,000 miles from Rome
  91. Scandal of Catholics leading double lives gives ammunition to atheists, says pope
  92. Pope Francis 'hopes' to visit South Sudan, say country's bishops
  93. Pope 'studying' historical joint visit to South Sudan with Archbishop of Canterbury
  94. Last remaining abuse survivor on Vatican commission resigns in frustration
  95. Resignation of abuse survivor Marie Collins exposes the fault lines in Pope Francis' battle to reform the Vatican
  96. Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall to meet Pope Francis
  97. New female advisory group to counter 'lack of the presence of women' in leadership roles in Roman Curia
  98. INTERVIEW: Ordaining married men a possibility due to global shortage of priests, says Pope Francis
  99. Knights of Malta called to contribute to order's reform ahead of crucial election of new leader, reveals letter
  100. Pope expected to attend global meeting of families next year in 'Ireland that has changed dramatically'
  101. Be 'a man of peace' Pope urges Prince Charles
  102. Trump meets Francis in ‘three faiths’ initiative
  103. Trump meets Francis in ‘three faiths’ initiative
  104. View from Rome
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  106. View from Rome
  107. Pope Francis reappoints Cardinal Burke to Vatican's Top Court
  108. Cardinal says case of Vatican diplomat recalled over child-porn allegations is "very painful"
  109. Francis rejects Cardinal Sarah’s interpretation of his new law on liturgical translation
  110. Has Europe abandoned the concept of the 'common good'? Pope Francis speaks out
  111. Help fight slavery, parishes urged
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