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  1. Wish he was here
  2. Letter from Rome
  3. Letter from Rome
  4. Letter from Rome
  5. ‘There is already a lot of confusion’
  6. Letter from Rome
  7. ‘Men and women like us’
  8. Witness to the world’s poor
  9. ‘If not now, under Francis, when?’
  10. Francis will travel to Tamil territory next year
  11. Parolin indicates reform might not be Synod's main focus
  12. Elderly Catholic nuns beheaded in shocking ‘vendetta’ attack in Africa
  13. Francis blesses Vatican cricket team
  14. Cardinals tasked with reform complete draft constitution
  15. Pope condemns violence committed in name of religion
  16. Pope's zucchetto set to fetch £70,000 on eBay
  17. Married couples will have major role in Synod on family, cardinal reveals
  18. Francis removes Paraguayan bishop
  19. Pope Emeritus to appear at grandparents event
  20. Pope Francis likens neglect of older people to ‘hidden euthanasia’
  21. Pope meets survivors of Lampedusa refugee tragedy
  22. Pope calls envoys to emergency summit on Islamic State
  23. Francis: Church must reach out a hand, not beat with a stick
  24. Pope to address European Parliament and visit Lourdes
  25. Most German bishops support Kasper’s Communion proposal
  26. Pope Francis tipped to win Nobel Peace Prize
  27. Calls for quicker annulments and welcome of gays
  28. Synod bishops consider care of children of gay couples
  29. Opposition grows to Synod Fathers' 'relatio' document
  30. Francis allows Porsche to rent Sistine Chapel for elite concert
  31. Francis hails 'great helmsman' Paul VI at beatification
  32. Francis' meeting with Vietnam's PM a 'step towards diplomatic relations'
  33. Middle East must keep its Christians, says Vatican
  34. Voice of Italian bishops’ conference criticises nun’s version of Madonna’s Like a Virgin
  35. Francis to visit Istanbul's Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque
  36. Vatican says Italian diocese facing investigation
  37. Scrap Halloween celebrations, says exorcist
  38. Pope: caring about the poor doesn't make me a communist
  39. Liverpudlian archbishop moved to top post in Vatican
  40. No word against communism as Francis marks fall of Berlin Wall
  41. Pope approves showers for rough sleepers in St Peter's Square
  42. Top award for Vatican astronomer and Tablet contributor
  43. Francis raffles off official gifts for charity, top prize a papal-white Fiat
  44. Francis says speculation on food commodities keeps the poor hungry
  45. Plea for Catholics to embrace children with autism
  46. Faith leaders calmed tensions after Lee Rigby killing, says ambassador
  47. Pope blames Syria's arms suppliers for chemical weapons attacks
  48. Pope calls time on 'rigid' Swiss Guards chief
  49. Pope: I am too old to do anything other than be myself
  50. Prosecutor freezes accounts of two former heads of Vatican bank
  51. Women theologians are 'the strawberry on the cake', says Pope
  52. Francis backs Italy’s 2024 Olympic bid – 'though I might not see them'
  53. Pope tells Gypsies to contribute to the common good
  54. Pope: Stephen’s martyrdom strips Christmas of saccharine-sweetness
  55. Warnings of violence in Sri Lanka before Francis’ arrival
  56. Pope receives transgendered man at Vatican
  57. Chief organiser hopes synod will listen to ‘irregular’ families
  58. China tells Vatican not to interfere in its internal affairs
  59. Archbishops to receive pallium in their dioceses
  60. Vatican downplays warning of Islamic State attack
  61. Barbers to give homeless a haircut in St Peter's Square
  62. Child porn possession among Vatican crimes recorded last year
  63. Pope Francis 'truly sorry' for telling Catholics not to 'breed like rabbits'
  64. Abuse survivor says Pope is wrong on smacking
  65. Pope tells Greece’s bishops to counter nation’s pessimism
  66. Islamist plot to kill Francis uncovered during Philippines visit, say officials
  67. Official guidelines tell homilists to stick to the point
  68. Bertone 'victimised' for trying to push abuse reform
  69. Issue of ordaining married men 'is in Pope's diary'
  70. Michelangelo theft was 'an inside job'
  71. Pope Francis says he may be killed but 'let it not hurt'
  72. Ambassador denies hearing Aldo Moro’s last confession
  73. Italian bishops defend Dolce and Gabbana
  74. Cardinal meets refugees ‘living the sufferings of Christ’
  75. Francis highlights 'barbarous violence' against Christians
  76. Church must be an oasis of mercy, says Pope announcing Jubilee Year
  77. Increase in demand for exorcisms leads to training for lay and clergy
  78. 6,000 refugees rescued from Med in one weekend
  79. ‘I’m a bit old and ill,’ admits Pope Francis
  80. Pope to Caritas: you are witnesses to Christ, not just charity workers
  81. Trust lay people to live out their vocations, Pope tells Italian bishops
  82. Caritas consultant accused of embezzlement in migrants scandal
  83. Pope Francis to open hostel for homeless people near St Peter's
  84. Drive to end slavery
  85. Parolin says family must be protected from dissolution
  86. Pressure mounts for discussion on reform
  87. ‘Religious leaders must cooperate to resolve conflicts’
  88. Francis celebrates weddings that reflect ‘modern matrimony’
  89. Lament over folly of war
  90. Hint of a thaw in relations with Beijing
  91. Terrorists ‘twist words of Qur’an’
  92. Annulment process under scrutiny
  93. Pope affirms dignity of the elderly
  94. Priest reveals toxic dump sites
  95. Buddhist demand to be state religion as date of papal visit approaches
  96. Vietnam PM at Vatican
  97. Francis praises ‘modernising’ Paul VI
  98. Pope insists Middle East ‘must keep its Christians’
  99. Gay marriage registration ‘illegitimate’
  100. Interfaith dialogue can undermine truth – Benedict XVI
  101. Pope calls for end to capital punishment
  102. Francis promotes Englishman to high Vatican office
  103. Abuse hearings streamlined to relieve increasing logjam at CDF
  104. Showers for homeless in St Peter’s Square
  105. Pope alarmed by attacks on immigrant centres
  106. African conservative to lead the Congregation for Divine Worship
  107. Church must ‘mother’ migrants
  108. Faith leaders ‘calmed tensions’ after Lee Rigby killing
  109. Pope directs: ‘Give the needy access to closed monasteries’
  110. Christians and Muslims build bridges
  111. Women theologians are ‘the strawberry on the cake’
  112. Doctors refuse to perform abortions
  113. Report on women Religious heals wounds
  114. Uncompromising Francis sets priorities
  115. Corruption leaves Franciscan Order close to financial ruin
  116. Francis goes to peripheries for new cardinals
  117. Francis urges reconciliation through pursuit of truth
  118. Choudary seizes on Pope’s words
  119. Vatican sends in coadjutor to help sort out infamous diocese
  120. Vatican downplays warnings of IS attack
  121. Baldisseri names priorities for October synod
  122. Church structures ‘fail to give women appropriate decision-making roles’
  123. C9 briefs consistory on reform
  124. Stick to the point when in the pulpit
  125. Family-life harmony key to church work for women
  126. Francis calls on Greek hierarchy to counter culture of pessimism
  127. Former Secretary of State claims he was victimised
  128. All-female Iranian delegation meets Pope at the Vatican
  129. Question of married priests to be reviewed
  130. Mobsters ‘are not Christians’, declares Pope
  131. Mennini denies hearing Aldo Moro’s last confession
  132. The Church ‘must reflect full equality of men and women’
  133. Michelangelo theft was ‘an inside job’
  134. Year of Mercy ‘is a message for the October Synod’
  135. Pope tells the young: ‘Don’t give up hope’
  136. Bishops defend Dolce and Gabbana in family controversy
  137. Francis extols today’s Christian martyrs at start of Holy Week
  138. Filoni on second visit to Iraq as envoy of Pope Francis
  139. Christians must be ‘the seeds of another humanity’
  140. Cantalamessa identifies the true martyrs of our day
  141. Jubilee will make mercy ‘foundation of Church’s life’
  142. Abuse commission members see O’Malley about Barros
  143. Increase in demand for exorcisms
  144. Church leaders seek ways to end deaths in Mediterranean
  145. Citizen rescue service saves 500 as weather aids traffickers
  146. ‘Let all eat from the one garden’, Pope tells ‘Feed the World’ Expo
  147. Pope to open archives on Argentina’s ‘disappeared’
  148. ‘Francis effect’ boosts aid charity
  149. ‘Ecumenism of blood’ unites Catholics and Copts
  150. Israel condemns Holy See’s decision to recognise Palestine
  151. Francis urges cloistered nuns to engage with the world
  152. Trust indispensable laity to fulfil their vocations, says Francis
  153. Caritas caught up in scandal of millions of ‘diverted’ euros
  154. Women’s groups challenge UN sustainable development goal
  155. Bank’s profits soar
  156. Prosecutors point finger at Paglia over sale of castle in Umbria
  157. Francis meets Kirchner for fifth time as Pope
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