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  1. Poverty more than material want – Nichols
  2. Rules on Communion for non-Catholics could be relaxed
  3. Egan advocates support for the divorced and remarried Catholics
  4. Keep Britain’s nuclear deterrent, says Guthrie
  5. Heythrop to award church degrees
  6. ‘Leadership is about service’
  7. Parish to be run by French community
  8. Knights’ former sacristan charged with abuse
  9. New role for an old Rule
  10. Marriage Care sells HQ for £855,000
  11. Patrick Burke is Edinburgh vicar general
  12. Bishops to discuss gay marriage implications
  13. Benedictine Oxford hall plans to admit women
  14. Recusant chapel set for Lottery funding
  15. New Plymouth bishop: poor my priority
  16. Nuncio reveals profile of ideal candidates
  17. Fears for safety of London Filipino chaplain
  18. Leading Vatican prosecutor meets victims and safeguarding experts
  19. Egan announces plans for diocese to put ‘faith into action’
  20. Longley says Church must not view world as hostile
  21. Composer to stop writing congregational music
  22. On the road to London
  23. Freedom of religion on agenda
  24. Be more vocal, faith groups told
  25. Thousands fill out synod survey
  26. Anglican patrimony for ordinariate defined
  27. Prince voices concern for persecuted Christians
  28. Stephen Robson appointed to Dunkeld
  29. Delay in Chemin Neuf’s arrival
  30. Most couples live together before marriage
  31. Sutherland advising Vatican Bank
  32. Nichols’ key role in bishop selection
  33. Dioceses face up to having fewer priests
  34. Burke confirmed as Edinburgh vicar general
  35. Archbishop with a down-to-earth style seeking constructive dialogue in the Church and secular spheres
  36. Nichols’ new role puts English Catholicism at ‘heart of Church’
  37. SVP rewarded by Prime Minister
  38. Catholic church first for women’s ordination group
  39. Queen to make informal visit to Pope Francis
  40. Education adviser in court on child-porn charges
  41. Neglect of Psalms is ‘crazy’
  42. Happier ever afters
  43. Friar admits child-abuse image crimes
  44. Outspoken deacon told: stop posting
  45. Leeds slashes spending and halts building projects to beat deficit
  46. McMahon tipped to succeed Kelly as Archbishop of Liverpool
  47. Safeguarding office moves ‘in-house’
  48. Call to allow Communion for remarried
  49. Liverpool’s engineer for change
  50. New archbishop plans to ‘get the smell of the sheep’
  51. Trust gives £300,000 to help poor
  52. Hierarchy rejects call to refuse politicians Communion
  53. Hudson made Westminster auxiliary
  54. New anti-trafficking hub in London following Vatican conference
  55. Northern ‘gem’ handed to traditionalists
  56. Rome and conferences pressed to consider married priests
  57. Walsingham director named as bishop
  58. Vatican cardinal wanted synod findings to be secret
  59. Sociologist to head papal academy
  60. Northern dioceses feel the pinch
  61. Parents miss out on Catholic primaries in London
  62. McMahon calls for missionary Church
  63. Caution against Ukip ahead of elections
  64. ‘I’m never sure what’s next’
  65. Cafod turns down gay volunteer
  66. Catholicism is the religion of one in five prisoners
  67. Christians hit back at naturalist’s criticism
  68. Welby and Francis to hold second meeting on trafficking
  69. New abortion rules ‘threat to midwives’
  70. Trafficking tops agenda for Welby’s Vatican meeting
  71. Church ‘must overcome its fears’ in order to evangelise
  72. Two traditions, one holy ground
  73. Pope and Archbishop of Canterbury join forces against slavery
  74. Priest who led response to Jersey killings is honoured
  75. ‘The cosmos is our home’
  76. Sister Ilia Delio: full Question and Answer with The Tablet.
  77. RAF commissions first deacon
  78. Catholic library closes while searching for new home
  79. Rise in hostility to Catholic teaching and leaders
  80. Lessons in survival
  81. Women bishops vote creates obstacles for church unity
  82. London Oratory school criticised for favouring white middle classes
  83. Heythrop and St Mary’s enter partnership discussions
  84. Lay ministry course backed by Cardinal Hume is wound up
  85. Secular criticism of Church ‘prophetic’, says monk
  86. Pilgrims ‘must not be bystanders’ in Holy Land
  87. Outbreak marked with service of peace and repentance
  88. Downside holds back from electing new abbot
  89. Faith in the workplace survey under way
  90. Bishops stay neutral on independence vote
  91. Walsingham shrine in search of new leadership
  92. Independent Scotland would need its own papal ambassador
  93. The case for mercy
  94. Cushley bans speech by female theologian
  95. Call for new culture of mercy
  96. Labour denies manifesto pledge for assisted suicide debate
  97. New bishop follows Francis with plans for plain ministry
  98. Open to the voice of the future
  99. Synod clergy urged to speak without fear
  100. Battle lines drawn
  101. First synod document ignites a controversy
  102. Now the talking really begins
  103. Cardinal welcomes new pastoral focus
  104. Report finds Anglican Church failed over abuse allegations against former dean
  105. Election guidance on agenda at bishops’ plenary
  106. Rome learns a new language
  107. Encyclical on environment to be published next year
  108. Heythrop chairman quits at crucial time for college
  109. Cardinal says Pope appreciates ‘English temperament’
  110. Stock warned of dangers in being a bishop
  111. Jesuit college closes to new undergraduates
  112. Partnership would mark new chapter in Catholic higher education
  113. Duncan Smith defends benefit cuts from Church criticism
  114. Engineer for change
  115. Archbishop deplores abortion case ruling
  116. CES seeks apology for Catholic school slur
  117. Next government could open up academies for Church
  118. Former Irish president to join St Mary’s University
  119. Abuse campaigner appointed to papal commission
  120. Boost for quality of Heythrop’s research
  121. Major study calls for spirituality in public life
  122. Red hats for a global Church
  123. Catholic Directory goes electronic after 175 years
  124. MP asks Cameron for beefed-up conscience clause in abortion law
  125. Anglicans urged to invest in growth
  126. Fund-raising campaign nets £37 million
  127. Bishops blocked at Gaza border
  128. Stricter rules on assisted dying proposed by peer
  129. CES apologises in row over changes to RE
  130. MP ‘disappointed’ over Prime Minister’s abortion response
  131. BBC shakes up religious programming
  132. Monti warns Britain against a ‘backward step’ on Europe
  133. Corporation’s myopic vision
  134. BBC’s religious coverage on radio drops by almost 40pc
  135. Accountability starts here
  136. Root and branch reformer
  137. Pell and Marx clash on Holy See finances
  138. New rural office created
  139. Commissioners and religious order top charity pay table
  140. Newman wins £1.8m grant to study science and religion
  141. Romero the martyr is to be beatified on eve of Pentecost
  142. Priests drum up support to resist any change at this year’s synod
  143. No official church status for new ‘Catholic’ college
  144. New translation ‘should be permitted’
  145. St Benet’s prepares for women students
  146. Unfinished business
  147. Bishop Moth to replace Conry in Arundel and Brighton
  148. Cardinal rebukes 500 priests over ‘no change at synod’ letter
  149. Nichols: gathering in Rome must avoid ‘collateral’ damage
  150. Catholic union fund-raising to counter ‘erosion’ of religious values
  151. St Mary’s and Heythrop ‘merger’ talks enter final stage
  152. Ofsted says Primary fails to teach democracy and ‘different forms’ of families
  153. Heythrop’s Kensington site to be retained if merger with St Mary’s goes ahead
  154. Benedictine nuns hold first Mass in new abbey church
  155. Cathedrals to have holy doors during jubilee
  156. One in five polling booths in a church
  157. Cardinal talks to Alpha as its use grows in UK
  158. Murder of Christians creates an ‘ecumenism of martyrs’, says Pope
  159. Catholics help SNP to record win in Scotland
  160. Fewer Catholic MPs in new House of Commons
  161. Vatican post for Radcliffe
  162. New Bishop of Nottingham wants parishes to be outward-looking
  163. Merger talks with St Mary’s stall as Heythrop sinks into the red
  164. Downside to shut five churches
  165. Fundraising to bolster anti-slavery work
  166. Edmund Campion pamphlet returns home after four centuries
  167. Composer and nun named in Queen’s latest honours list
  168. Synod will seek to ‘integrate’ divorced and remarried
  169. Batch of vocations at Leeds Trinity
  170. A Jesuit light goes out in London
  171. End of an era as Heythrop closes
  172. ‘Our task is not to run a university’
  173. Dons rally round Heythrop
  174. Benedictines meet to discuss their future
  175. Priest leaves traditionalist parish
  176. Liverpool Hope honours novelist
  177. Declining order holds crisis talks
  178. Father figure
  179. Minister for faith role downgraded
  180. Leading Welsh priest to become Anglican
  181. A priest is found dead in his car after three days, what does this say about the lives of Catholic clergy?
  182. Paul Goggins: man of integrity, faith and service
  183. Spare us the faux outrage over bishops’ houses
  184. Archbishop Welby, is a healthy church always a growing one?
  185. Liverpool's new archbishop knows nostalgia is not an option
  186. Francis’ condemnation of death penalty shows Christianity’s counter-cultural approach to punishment
  187. Francis’ US-Cuba coup demonstrates the Church’s soft power
  188. The programme of Francis’ papacy: changing the culture of the Roman curia
  189. Is Francis seeking a new understanding of church teaching on contraception?
  190. Will the marriage of St Mary’s and Heythrop go ahead?
  191. The Pope knows the power of leaving people guessing
  192. London parish given to Chemin Neuf
  193. Cafod recognises upset over McBride
  194. Bishops in historic prayer meeting in St Thomas More's cell
  195. Rome asks views on thorniest issues
  196. Gay marriage fall-out and free schools top bishops’ agenda
  197. Marriage Care sells HQ for £855,000 to balance books
  198. Nuncio profiles ideal bishops
  199. Oxford's St Benet's to admit women
  200. Warsi to give Benedict XVI lecture
  201. Advert asking Christians’ tales of workplace discrimination banned
  202. MacMillan downs pen in protest
  203. B&B couple lose appeal
  204. Vatican abuse prosecutor meets British victims
  205. Bishop Egan wants faith in action
  206. Francis to set up commission on abuse and safeguarding
  207. Freedom of religion 'is on government agenda'
  208. Pope: South Africa must follow in Mandela's path of non-violence, justice and peace
  209. CDF defines Anglican patrimony for Ordinariate
  210. Former barrister Roger Taylor made new rector of Allen Hall
  211. Delays beset Chemin Neuf’s takeover of London parish
  212. Most couples live together before marriage, says Catholic charity
  213. Archbishop Nichols appointed to key Vatican body
  214. Prince Charles voices concern for persecuted Middle Eastern Christians in Britain
  215. Diplomat appointed to smooth the waters at St Mary's, Twickenham
  216. Bishop says Christianity in Britain could be extinct in a generation
  217. David Cameron hails 'rejuvenating' arrival of Pope Francis
  218. Bishops appeal for end to violence in South Sudan
  219. Dame Colette Bowe praises nuns who educated her
  220. Mgr Patrick Burke confirmed as St Andrews and Edinburgh Vicar General
  221. St Vincent de Paul Society recognised by Cameron
  222. Women’s ordination group to meet in Catholic church for first time
  223. Queen and Prince Philip to have audience with Pope in April
  224. Brentwood bishop ticks off his top liturgy official
  225. Charles Clarke takes aim at secularists
  226. Vocations director and chaplain, 49, appointed bishop of Paisley
  227. Catholic Education Service adviser in court on child porn charges
  228. Charismatics ‘crazy’ to neglect the Psalms, warns Wright
  229. Cardinal to host major Vatican conference on trafficking
  230. Poet's dig at new Missal in mischievous final sonnet
  231. Church's education adviser admits child-abuse image crimes
  232. Steps to sainthood for Romero-linked Jesuit and Fulton Sheen
  233. Ex-Maryvale heads set up evangelisation centre at Buckfast
  234. 'Don't do God' Alastair Campbell praises Pope Francis
  235. Campbell orders outspoken deacon to stop blogging
  236. Oxford Oratory founder Robert Byrne named bishop
  237. Nottingham's Malcolm McMahon to become Archbishop of Liverpool
  238. Leeds diocese slashes spending to beat deficit
  239. Durham establishes Catholic Social Teaching post
  240. Former English College rector appointed Westminster auxiliary
  241. Pope gives Queen Edward the Confessor cross
  242. Hierarchy rejects call to refuse politicians communion
  243. Vatican launches inquiry in O’Brien's former diocese
  244. Abused former altar boy sues Church for £300,000
  245. Nichols and Welby meet refugees at Catholic Worker house
  246. Walsingham director to succeed McMahon as bishop of Brentwood
  247. British sociologist to head papal social sciences academy
  248. Family life survey findings must be kept under wraps - Vatican
  249. In-depth documentary examines how Francis changing Church
  250. Vatican and bishops' conferences urged to consider married priests
  251. Parents miss out on Catholic primaries in London
  252. Papal phonecalls don't change church teaching, says Vatican
  253. Northern dioceses under financial strain
  254. Bishop describes stabbing as 'senseless tragedy'
  255. Toal to leave Argyll and the Isles to lead diocese of Motherwell
  256. Liverpool's McMahon calls for a missionary Church to 'wake up'
  257. Francis sends message of support to family of Ann Maguire
  258. Family synod, assisted suicide and school admissions on bishops’ agenda
  259. Bishop cautions against Ukip as Catholics urged to join in EU vote
  260. Olympics ceremony writer hits back at criticisms of 'godless' content
  261. Cafod turns down gay volunteer 'inspired by Francis'
  262. Pope names Cardinal Nichols to two key Vatican departments
  263. Welby and Pope to discuss trafficking in June
  264. New abortion rules 'pose threat to role of Catholic midwives'
  265. Priests and parents 'scared' to evangelise to teenagers
  266. Gumbel to join Pope and Welby for talks on anti-slavery initiative
  267. Priest who led response to Jersey killings honoured
  268. Vatican document on family calls for mercy and better formation
  269. Century-old Catholic library to close while search continues for new home
  270. Rise in British hostility to Catholic teaching and clergy, study reveals
  271. Heythrop and St Mary’s, Twickenham, in 'partnership' talks
  272. London Oratory school criticised for favouring white middle classes
  273. Principal lay ministry course backed by Cardinal Hume ends
  274. Pope Francis' fulsome tribute to evangelical bishop
  275. Downside holds back from electing abbot
  276. Jesus in the everyday: view the unusual art of Eularia Clarke
  277. Survey launched to hear about faith in the workplace
  278. Walsingham shrine in search of new leadership after Marists leave
  279. Independent Scotland would need its own papal ambassador
  280. Catholic church in Scotland opposes organ donation bill
  281. Kasper: Pope wants an ‘opening’ on church teaching on divorced
  282. Church must rediscover mercy, says Cardinal Nichols
  283. Church commissioners accept £2 million offer for Binchester
  284. Archbishop Cushley bans female Catholic theologian from speaking
  285. Bishop Kieran Conry says he feels ‘liberated’ after resignation over affair report
  286. Westminster auxiliary John Arnold appointed new Bishop of Salford
  287. Bishop follows Francis with plans for plain ministry
  288. Labour denies manifesto pledge for assisted suicide debate
  289. Cardinal Nichols takes possession of titular church
  290. Nichols says synod is opening pathways
  291. Report finds 'systemic failures' by C of E
  292. Cardinal Nichols reflects on end of Synod on the Family
  293. MPs back bill seeking to outlaw abortion on grounds of gender
  294. Catholic schools 'will teach tolerance but not gay marriage'
  295. Pope calls for 'streamlined' annulments
  296. Non-cardinal heads of Vatican departments will be made to retire at 75
  297. Cardinal Burke moved to Order of Malta
  298. Election guidance and ecumenical milestone on bishops' agenda
  299. Pope Francis to publish encyclical on climate change
  300. New Bishop of Leeds warned not to let his promotion go to his head
  301. Chairman of governors resigns at Jesuit-run Heythrop College
  302. Bishops urge laity to make voices heard ahead of next family synod
  303. Pope likes English Catholicism's 'pragmatic minority' temperament
  304. West London's 400-year-old Jesuit college considers its future
  305. Prominent Jesuit college no longer recruiting undergraduates
  306. Pope to create new cardinals in Feburary
  307. Irish ex-president appointed professor at Catholic university
  308. Duncan Smith defends benefit cuts criticised by Cardinal Nichols
  309. Scottish priests face new abuse claims
  310. Leading abuse campaigner appointed to papal commission
  311. Liverpool’s archbishop talks about plans for his diocese
  312. Tartaglia meets woman three times bereaved by bin lorry crash
  313. Heythrop’s research reveals 'dramatic improvement'
  314. Call for greater understanding of spirituality in public life
  315. Beatification for Romero closer as theologians decide he was martyr
  316. Rector of Beda College takes up visiting professorship at St Mary’s
  317. Church of England urged to invest in growth and digital media
  318. Do not offend religions – freedom of speech has limits, says Francis
  319. Peer urges stricter safeguards for assisted dying
  320. Israelis block bishops on solidarity mission from entering Gaza
  321. Cameron disagrees with Pope on freedom of speech
  322. Westminster diocese's fundraiser nets £37 million
  323. Westminster diocese fund-raising campaign nets £37 million
  324. CES apologises after bitter row over changes to RE
  325. MP ‘disappointed’ over Prime Minister’s abortion response
  326. Tartaglia returns home after suffering heart attack
  327. Nuncio's tweets accuse Francis of being 'utterly wrong'
  328. BBC shakes up religious programming
  329. BBC radio religious coverage falls by almost 40 per cent in a year
  330. Labour-supporting nuns criticise ‘bigoted’ Hunt
  331. Cardinals Pell and Marx clash over financial transparency
  332. Goldman Sachs chairman appointed to Benet’s Hall post
  333. Scicluna named as Archbishop of Malta
  334. New Rector of the Beda College after 17 years
  335. Senior monk says Religious have become too worldly
  336. Oscar Romero to be beatified on 23 May
  337. Priests drum up support to resist any change to Church teaching
  338. No official Church status for new private ‘Catholic’ college
  339. Pope announces Jubilee Year of mercy
  340. Vatican would support UN-led action against IS
  341. Vatican archbishop rules out 1998 Mass translation
  342. St Benet’s prepares to admit women students
  343. Cardinal O'Brien resigns his 'rights and privileges'
  344. Bishop Moth to replace Kieran Conry in Arundel and Brighton
  345. Cardinal rebukes priests for publicising call to resist reform
  346. St Mary’s and Heythrop enter 'final discussions' over partnership deal
  347. Judge rules in favour of London Oratory after admissions fight
  348. Primary chided for teaching on adult relationships
  349. ‘Merger’ talks between London colleges enter final stage
  350. Heythrop to keep Kensington campus in deal with St Mary’s
  351. Gay Catholics look forward to Mass celebrated by Cardinal Nichols
  352. One in five British polling stations is in a church
  353. Nichols talks to Alpha as Catholic parishes embrace course
  354. Britain's most influential Catholics revealed on The Tablet’s Top 100 list
  355. New bishop for Nottingham fills last episcopal vacancy
  356. Bishops hope new Government will lift admissions cap on academies
  357. University merger talks stall as Heythrop sinks into the red
  358. Edmund Campion pamphlet returns home after four centuries
  359. Benedictine monks of Downside to shut five churches
  360. Fundraiser to support Church's anti-trafficking work
  361. Synod document identifies ‘penitential road’
  362. Cardinal criticises Church treatment of divorced and remarried
  363. Vocations flourish at Leeds Trinity University
  364. 400-year-old Jesuit-run Heythrop College announces closure
  365. Synod document looks to integrate divorced and remarried
  366. Former Labour Education Secretary joins St Mary's, Twickenham
  367. Closure of Heythrop puts Jesuit mission and 91 jobs at risk
  368. Anglican bishop and Labour peer criticise Laudato si'
  369. Lord Patten calls for divorced and remarried to receive Communion
  370. More bishops call for married men to be ordained
  371. Priest leaves traditionalist parish due to 'toll on health'
  372. Jewish peer 'appalled' by failure to protect Christians
  373. Philosophers call for Heythrop College to be saved from closure
  374. English Benedictines gather on Sunday to discuss future
  375. Hermit who threatened lesbian couple pleads guilty to harassment
  376. Declining English Benedictine order holds crisis talks at Buckfast Abbey
  377. UK Minister for Faith scrapped with job’s duties passed downwards