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  1. ‘The evil around Halloween has nothing to do with the occult’
  2. ‘I had to be forgiving’
  3. ‘Breastfeeding rocks. Thank you, Pope Francis, for making that clear’
  4. ‘Never before have laypeople been as different from the leadership as now’
  5. ‘The music-makers in most parishes wouldn’t know Ed Sheeran if he walked up to the altar’
  6. ‘I was desperate to call on God to change the course that lay ahead’
  7. ‘When there is nothing else we can do, there is always this one final thing: we can pray’
  8. If cancer doesn’t change your life, you’ve missed one of its richest opportunities
  9. New rules threaten Catholic ministry in hospitals
  10. Transport cut puts Welsh Catholic schools under pressure
  11. What about the child?
  12. Decline in religious studies teaching
  13. French community takes over Carmelite monastery
  14. Cardinal opens evangelisation centre
  15. Louise Casey
  16. Egan emphasises ‘organic’ change
  17. New Leeds bishop pledges frugal leadership of diocese
  18. Theologians need ‘smell of sheep’, says Nichols
  19. NHS ‘should work more closely with faith groups’
  20. The best part of grandparenting is that it’s enormous fun
  21. Diocese shocked by Conry’s resignation over affair
  22. Talks bring college merger closer
  23. Catholic charity appoints first female chief executive
  24. New figures reveal sharp drop in UK annulments
  25. Ofsted pulls extremism report
  26. Cardinal praises ‘non-judgemental’ priests
  27. Soldiers’ families sought for remembrance service
  28. Out of the shadows
  29. Conry resignation inquiry ordered
  30. Heads call for more support as recruitment dries up
  31. Jesuits launch online survey to help ‘rethink’ retreats
  32. When one head is better than three
  33. Catholic population stable while Anglican numbers drop
  34. Christians urged to fight climate change
  35. We parents muddle along. Could church leaders learn from our chaotic journey?
  36. Faith groups combat homelessness
  37. Confessional rules should not be altered for abuse
  38. Religious diversity at GCSE welcomed
  39. Church is right to “irritate” Government, says Pickles
  40. Boy who stabbed teacher gets 20 years and his identity revealed
  41. Best-selling Jesuit author dies
  42. Nicolson scores court victories in battle over council tax
  43. Hexham unveils plans to cope with fewer priests and Massgoers
  44. Pupils transmit faith to parents
  45. Rigorous religious studies stick to church teaching
  46. Welby chooses prior
  47. Parishes given advice on how to avoid discrimination
  48. Vocations directors target ethnic minorities
  49. New partnership to combat trafficking
  50. Nichols condemns Gaza violence
  51. College aims to enrol students in 2016
  52. Rise in ethnic minority pupils
  53. First Jewish chairperson of Depaul trustees
  54. Ordinariate bids for former Methodist church
  55. Head warns schools have ‘lost sight of humanity’ of pupils
  56. Bound by hidden shackles
  57. Anti-trafficking centre set up at Catholic university
  58. Married priest replaces cleric who fell in love
  59. Nuns convert pub into hostel
  60. Churches provide best social cohesion
  61. Big families are often forced to instil a discipline lacking in smaller families
  62. Midnight Mass: the vanishing ritual
  63. Bishops call on priests to welcome irregular couples
  64. Sister takes over running of a pair of parishes
  65. Parishioners open church for people stranded by Christmas snow
  66. Falconer bill set to fail but will return
  67. Pro-lifers recognised in New Year honours
  68. Call to lift ban on new church schools despite cap on Catholic places
  69. Women more likely to believe than men
  70. Nuns close century-old centre
  71. ‘If there were no terrorism, no one would even be talking about Islam at all’ 
  72. Ordination poses challenge to unity
  73. Cafod denies volunteers plan
  74. Churches attract non-religious
  75. Amendment would outlaw abortion on sex grounds
  76. The Church chose to stop its equality clock somewhere around the mid 1950s
  77. MP hits out at tactics in vote on ‘three-parent’ babies
  78. Midwives face six-figure legal bill over abortions case
  79. Ofsted chief tells faith schools to teach ‘British values’
  80. Labour-supporting nuns criticise Hunt
  81. Abuse survivor chastises Pope for smacking remark
  82. Christians slam short-term politics
  83. Charles clarifies Church of England role, saying he will be “Defender of the Faith”
  84. Cafod modifies restructure plans following complaints
  85. Chaplains’ work extends to casinos
  86. Charity guidelines criticised by clergy
  87. Pontifical abuse body must step up its work
  88. How is it that so many young people are in the last place we would want them to be?
  89. Bishops seek to keep synod debate out of the media
  90. Mayor describes Lords Spiritual as ‘fossils’
  91. Investigation into how abusive priest was moved from Brentwood to East Anglia
  92. Ordinariate reinstates cleric who entered civil partnership
  93. I discovered I had to appreciate all I have, and not sweat the small stuff
  94. Mary’s Meals founder on ‘Time’ top 100 list
  95. Cornwall’s only Catholic secondary cuts church link
  96. Under 40 per cent of would-be MPs believe in God
  97. New admissions guidance following Oratory ruling
  98. Leeds £1.3m in the red amid planned cuts
  99. Chastity group withdraws ‘sick bodies’ leaflet
  100. Hermits ordered to leave presbytery
  101. One village in faith
  102. Francis spurs Catholics to action on climate change
  103. Archbishop urges better treatment of migrants
  104. Bakery not a church, says judge in discrimination case
  105. Incoming Catholic Health Minister ‘personally opposed to abortion’
  106. Christians encouraged to talk about death and dying
  107. Faith forum deplores care standards for elderly
  108. Show me a parent who’s pushy, and I’ll show you a parent who cares
  109. Full marks in nutrition
  110. Patten says Vatican media must reallocate resources
  111. Abuse victims demand apology
  112. Grace present even when marriage fails, Nichols says
  113. New bishop pays tribute to Kieran Conry
  114. MacShane urges new Justice Minister to end prison overcrowding
  115. Seeing beyond the here and now
  116. Pilgrims warned after woman goes missing
  117. Opponents of assisted dying warn of the risks of new bill
  118. Double first for new vice chancellor at Oxford
  119. Cardinal denies claims he was forced to censor new book
  120. Priests and Religious working abroad will no longer be eligible for free NHS care
  121. Syrian people feel abandoned, says Jesuit priest
  122. Grandmothers are here to steer humanity towards a better future
  123. Nuns to shut care home on prime city site
  124. Make faith school admissions fairer, says Clarke
  125. Staff lose jobs in diocesan shake-up
  126. UK campaign groups welcome Pope’s ‘green’ encyclical
  127. Christian population boosted by migrants
  128. Eco issues to be discussed at forthcoming General Synod
  129. Staff cuts ‘handled badly’ in Brentwood
  130. Churches told to open files to abuse inquiry
  131. Up to 10 bishops in E&W would like to ordain married men
  132. Survey shows Catholics want shift in teaching
  133. Moving messages
  134. Calls grow from bishops to ordain married men
  135. Vincentian sisters look to laity for help
  136. 11,000 Catholics mark 50 years of Arundel and Brighton
  137. Big is beautiful
  138. The contribution of mothers is valuable in Westminster – and would be seismic in Rome
  139. PM wrong on integration, says education director
  140. Church stresses need for conversation about how to die
  141. Pressure mounts on Duncan Smith over benefits cuts
  142. Cardinal hopes to extend gay care
  143. Safeguarding body to form partnership with survivors
  144. Hold on to the big picture for your kids: in the end, the very end, things will be OK
  145. For the record
  146. Academics urge Jesuits not to give in to fear over Heythrop
  147. Number of young people studying RS doubles
  148. Heythrop governors meet to discuss future
  149. Costs of extras a barrier to learning, says head
  150. Five thousand laymen ready to be ordained, say survey
  151. Radio religious programmes not popular
  152. New rules threaten Catholic ministry in hospitals
  153. Transport cut puts Welsh Catholic schools under pressure
  154. Egan: Synod on the Family 'will not radically change church teaching'
  155. Pro-life campaigners should not be 'sourpusses', bishop warns
  156. Decline in marriage blamed for sharp drop in UK annulments
  157. Roehampton University seeks soldiers’ families for remembrance service
  158. Ofsted pulls report that chided Suffolk school for its lack of anti-radicalisation teaching
  159. Archbishop orders inquiry into Kieran Conry resignation
  160. Catholic head teachers call for more support as recruitment dries up
  161. Catholic population stable while Anglican numbers drop
  162. Cardinal Nichols urges politicians to tackle poverty
  163. Tributes for God of Surprises author, Gerard Hughes SJ
  164. Catholic peer proposing amendments on assisted dying bill
  165. Redemptorists cut asking price for Grade-I listed Hawkstone Hall
  166. 34-year-old Swedish Alpha leader to head Lambeth community
  167. Beefed-up RS sticks to church teaching, assures CES
  168. Pupils transmit the faith to their parents, report finds
  169. Hexham unveils plans to cope with fewer clergy and Massgoers
  170. Catholic appointed Britain’s first anti-slavery tsar
  171. Church and police launch global anti-trafficking partnership
  172. Ordinariate looking to buy former Methodist church
  173. Census sees rise in ethnic minorities at Catholic schools
  174. Depaul UK appoints first Jewish chair of trustees
  175. Schools have ‘lost sight of humanity’ of pupils
  176. Welby says greatest response to hunger crisis from churchgoers
  177. Anti-trafficking centre set up at Catholic university in London
  178. Nuns convert former pub into hostel for homeless over Christmas
  179. Married priest replaces cleric who fell in love with parishioner
  180. Midnight Mass under threat from drunken yobbos
  181. Praise for church that sheltered people stranded by snow
  182. Nun running two parishes in south of England
  183. Pro-life campaigners among those recognised in New Year honours
  184. Assisted dying bill set to fail but legislation likely to re-appear
  185. Call to end Church's refusal to open new schools
  186. Church buildings visited by almost half of the public
  187. Historic ordination of first woman bishop in Church of England
  188. Midwives in Scotland face six-figure legal bill over abortions case
  189. Charity Cafod rejigs restructure in wake of concerns from volunteers
  190. Egan: clergy should screen NGOs for faith values
  191. Bishops seek to keep synod debate out of the media
  192. Investigation into abusive priest's transfer between dioceses
  193. Ordinariate reinstates cleric who entered civil partnership
  194. Cornwall’s only Catholic secondary cuts link with Church
  195. One third of would-be MPs believe in God and one third are atheists
  196. Leeds £1.3m in the red amid planned cuts
  197. Group withdraws leaflet warning extra-marital sex 'destroys soul'
  198. Hermits ordered to leave after bringing diocese into disrepute
  199. Southwark archbishop treads fine line at Migrants Mass
  200. Pope Francis spurs Catholics to lead greener lifestyles
  201. Northern Irish bakers found guilty of discrimination
  202. Churches encouraged to help people talk about death
  203. Church forum deplores care standards for elderly
  204. Incoming health minister a Catholic 'personally opposed to abortion'
  205. A broken marriage still a source of grace, says Cardinal Nichols
  206. Vatican media 'must reallocate resources for the internet age'
  207. New bishop of Arundel and Brighton pays tribute to Conry
  208. Abuse victims at Comboni seminary demand apology
  209. Camino pilgrims warned after disappearance of a woman
  210. Opponents of assisted dying warn of the risks of new bill
  211. Priests and religious working abroad to lose free access to NHS
  212. Small reduction in abortions in England and Wales, figures show
  213. Nuns upset residents by pulling out of running care home
  214. Brentwood lays off staff in diocesan restructure
  215. Bishops in England and Wales want married priests, says Hollis
  216. Vicar accused over handling of 10 redundancies in Brentwood
  217. More bishops call for ordination of married men as priests
  218. Catholic education chief says David Cameron is wrong on integration
  219. Catholics step up pressure on Duncan Smith over benefits
  220. Need for end of life plans, says Church ahead of Day for Life
  221. Safeguarding body announces partnership with survivors
  222. Cardinal hopes gay Masses can be rolled out throughout Church
  223. Number of young people studying RS at A-level doubles
  224. Academics urge Jesuits not to give into fear over Heythrop