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  1. Limburg bishop ‘authorised’ to stay away from his diocese
  2. Mercy, marriage and money
  3. Limburg inquiry under way
  4. Hans Küng considering suicide
  5. Ordination of women ruled out
  6. Bishop of Limburg hopes to return to his diocese
  7. Confusion as hierarchy divisions deepen
  8. Müller vs Marx: clash of the titans
  9. Persecution in Saudi Arabia highlighted at interfaith conference
  10. Sharia law ‘must not be state law’
  11. Müller faces increasing resistance
  12. Coalition partners enshrine Churches’ ‘indispensable’ role
  13. Coalition partners enshrine Churches’ ‘indispensable’ role
  14. Confusion over ‘unusable’ Mass translation
  15. Müller denies he intended to block debate
  16. Müller denies he intended to block debate
  17. Publisher files for bankruptcy
  18. C8 cardinal castigates CDF prefect
  19. Schönborn thinks remarried divorcees can be accommodated
  20. Revise teaching on family, German bishops tell Rome
  21. Abuse commission will focus on pastoral help
  22. Belgian euthanasia law ‘monstrous’
  23. Pope turning his back on ‘straitjacket of moralism’
  24. Pell ‘right man’ to sort out Vatican finances
  25. New approach to divorce and remarriage
  26. Koch upbeat on ecumenism
  27. Limburg events illustrate need for transparency, says Cardinal Marx
  28. Ordination of married men back on the agenda
  29. Pope asks rainforest bishop to help on encyclical
  30. First Catholic ordination at Protestant shrine
  31. Pioneering course for school leaders
  32. New archbishop backs Kasper on remarried divorcees
  33. Bosnian Catholics ‘squeezed out’
  34. Müller sees liberation theology influence on Pope
  35. Leaders play down hopes of Orthodox ‘thaw’ with Rome
  36. Cardinal Bertone ‘under investigation’
  37. Eucharist ‘must not be linked to celibacy rule’
  38. Head of We Are Church excommunicated
  39. Cardinal plays down reform expectations
  40. To understand Pope ‘we must think like Latin Americans’
  41. Marx praises global range of family document
  42. Churches clash over Reformation festival
  43. Warm welcome for new archbishop
  44. Shift in opinion on assisted suicide
  45. Foreign bankers do more harm than poor immigrants, says hierarchy
  46. Schönborn recalls victims of divorce
  47. Pope’s apology divides Pentecostals
  48. Marx urges Muslim leaders to condemn Islamic terror
  49. New tax exodus from the main Christian Churches
  50. Faith groups march together in Jordan
  51. Schönborn warns on reform priorities
  52. German and Polish bishops mark outbreak of war
  53. Swiss insist Muslim organisations condemn persecution
  54. Catholic numbers grow in Scandinavia
  55. Examine Reformation’s failures, says Koch
  56. Cardinals at loggerheads over Kasper proposals for remarried divorcees
  57. Synod ‘charting right course’, say cardinals
  58. Alarm at egg-freezing offer
  59. CDF sets up conference this month on traditional marriage
  60. Demise of religious buildings
  61. Church blessing for lesbian partners
  62. St John Paul II remembered at fall of Berlin Wall ceremonies
  63. Demands to make assisted suicide illegal
  64. Eastern voices raised in defence of Christians
  65. Controversy over revision to Benedict’s Collected Works
  66. Schönborn disturbed by ‘fearful’ bishops
  67. Benedict sets record straight on divorced and remarried
  68. Thousands march against militant Islam
  69. Study seeks way to Communion for remarried divorcees
  70. ‘Give laity voice in nominating bishops’
  71. Centre threatened with closure after Saudi floggings
  72. Merkel’s challenge on Islamist violence
  73. Report savages Abdullah Centre
  74. Leaders split on march for Christian West
  75. New Protestant chairman affirms principle of unity
  76. Hopes for harmony in Dresden
  77. Minute’s silence on Good Friday TV upheld
  78. Curia job for the ‘bishop of bling’
  79. Don’t cave in to terror, says bishop
  80. Adjust expectations of Francis ‘revolution’, says Kasper
  81. New law on Islam ‘could be a model for Germany’
  82. Nuncio laments post–Communist decline of Christianity
  83. Examine the sources of Islamist violence, says Jaschke
  84. ‘Long Good Friday’ that shattered trust
  85. Burke draws red lines over reforms
  86. Woelki mocks Sepp Blatter’s ‘own goal’
  87. Curia is loyal, says Müller
  88. Raif Badawi’s blogs published
  89. Schönborn expects ‘clear word’ on divorce and conscience
  90. No Pope can be ‘everybody’s darling’: Gänswein
  91. Vienna’s work against persecution praised
  92. Questionnaire ‘too fixated on ideal image of the family’
  93. Burke renews attack on Kasper
  94. Tentative fresh start for Vienna’s King Abdullah Centre
  95. ‘Bishop of Bling’ gets vital role in Jubilee
  96. Conscience that would not be silenced
  97. Bishops rebuke lay group for rushing ahead with reform agenda
  98. St John Paul II and Benedict XVI ‘did not block cause’
  99. Early markers put down over same-sex marriage
  100. CDF to be given power to judge bishops in abuse cases
  101. Müller says Irish vote discriminates against family
  102. Families ‘are a better safety net than the state’
  103. Bishop wants Benedict XVI’s revised Good Friday Prayer revoked
  104. Fürst insists children need a mother and a father
  105. Encyclical ‘could be problematic’
  106. Ecumenical Reformation Jubilee
  107. Kasper describes how ‘penitential pathway’ might work in practice
  108. Benedict XVI says Christian music tradition is unique
  109. Synod tensions can hurt but are ‘a good thing’
  110. Beijing ‘milks’ Shanghai Diocese
  111. Disputes over marriage ‘use different languages’
  112. Call to priesthood ‘not the same’ as call to celibacy
  113. Exodus from Church shows an increase of 20 per cent
  114. Protestants apologise for iconoclasm
  115. More help for Christian refugees urged
  116. Diocese to claim £2.8m in damages from ‘bishop of bling’
  117. Homosexuality ‘not freely chosen’
  118. Koch praises Pope’s fresh approach to ecumenism
  119. Global response to ‘accessible’ family survey
  120. Swiss theologian Hans Küng considering assisted suicide
  121. German Catholic publishers saved
  122. Divisions deepen over Communion for remarried divorcees
  123. Limburg bishop admits to perjury
  124. Saudi persecution highlighted at interfaith conference
  125. German bishops resist CDF prefect
  126. Call to resist sharia in Nigeria
  127. Hans Küng welcomes papal vision
  128. Gänswein speaks of ‘pain’ of no longer being Pope’s right-hand man
  129. CDF prefect praises liturgy reform and Vatican II
  130. Schönborn defends Benedict as hero of 'Williamson row'
  131. Meisner ‘clarifies’ Francis’s views on divorced and remarried
  132. Francis to ‘reform the faithful, not the faith’ – Gänswein
  133. Cologne Cathedral may sue over half-naked feminist’s protest
  134. Publishing giant owned by German Church files for bankruptcy
  135. Cardinal defends Pope’s criticism of capitalism
  136. C8’s Cardinal Maradiaga castigates CDF prefect
  137. Church must adjust to reality of divorce and remarriage – cardinal
  138. German bishops seek ways to salvage their publishing house
  139. 'Luxury' Bishop of Limburg regularly visits his diocese
  140. Pope tells Austrian bishops to stay close to priests after reform calls
  141. Francis turning his back on ‘straitjacket of moralism’
  142. National churches should stand up to almighty Vatican, says cardinal
  143. Head of papal household says he did not favour election of Francis
  144. German bishops to lobby for new approach to divorce and remarriage
  145. Ex-Limburg 'bishop of bling' issues apology
  146. Pope says married men could be ordained – if world's bishops agree
  147. Rainforest bishop to contribute to forthcoming 'green encyclical'
  148. Norway's first Catholic ordination at Protestant national shrine
  149. Taizé prior: 'Francis should become shepherd of all Christians'
  150. Pope names three cardinals to end Peru university stand-off
  151. CDF head: 'Pope Francis has close ties with liberation theology'
  152. Swiss bishop allows lay appeal for women’s ordination
  153. Leaders play down hopes of Orthodox 'thaw'
  154. Former Secretary of State Bertone ‘under investigation’
  155. Cardinal praises Eurovision-winning transvestite
  156. Brazil bishops give red card to authorities' World Cup spending
  157. Cardinal Kasper ‘hurt’ by German Protestant Church
  158. Charlemagne era celebrated with triad of exhibitions
  159. Austrian bishop warns Eucharist getting 'perilously scarce'
  160. To understand Pope Francis 'think like Latin Americans'
  161. Plans for joint commemorations of Reformation begin to unravel
  162. New tax exodus from Churches in Germany
  163. Marx appeals to Muslim leaders to condemn Islamic terror
  164. Jordan’s Christians and Muslims march together
  165. German bishops criticise Apple and Facebook
  166. Marx welcomes open model of reporting on synod
  167. Swiss parish priest blesses lesbian couple in a 'marriage-like ceremony'
  168. Europe's religious heritage pulled down on 'avalanche-like' scale
  169. CDF to unite faiths for summit on traditional marriage
  170. Schönborn worried about Putin-style leadership at synod
  171. Bishops seek way for remarried divorcees to receive Communion
  172. German bishops appeal for calm over demos
  173. Vienna's Saudi-backed interfaith centre 'could close' after floggings
  174. Church divisions over Pegida marchers
  175. Reformation commemorations back on track after Protestant assurance
  176. Priest who blessed lesbian couple told to resign
  177. Curia job for Limburg's ‘bishop of bling’
  178. Democracies must not be cowed by terrorists, warns German bishop
  179. Merkel and Pope to discuss threats to Europe
  180. Adjust expectations Francis ‘revolution’, warns Kasper
  181. Austria's new law on Islam could be ‘a model for Germany’
  182. Cardinal mocks claim that FIFA is more influential than religion
  183. Reform of the Curia is unnecessary, says Archbishop Gänswein
  184. German Catholics: Vatican family survey ‘too fixated on ideals’
  185. Cardinal Burke renews attack on 'Pope's theologian' Kasper
  186. German lay group rebuked for rushing reform agenda
  187. Early markers put down over same-sex marriage
  188. CDF to be given power to judge bishops in abuse cases
  189. German bishop wants Benedict XVI’s Good Friday Prayer revoked
  190. Cardinal describes how pathway for remarried divorcees would work
  191. Benedict XVI says Christian music tradition is a 'pathway to the divine'
  192. Call to priesthood not the same as call to celibacy, says dean
  193. German Protestants apologise for Reformation iconoclasm
  194. 'Bishop of bling' sued by his former diocese for €3.9m
  195. Gay head of church after-school club reinstated after law change
  196. 'Bishop of bling' sued by his former diocese for €3.9m
  197. 'Bishop of bling' sued by his former diocese for €3.9m
  198. Cardinal Koch praises Pope's fresh approach to ecumenism that 'sets him apart' from predecessors