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In a dramatic intervention in the highly-charged debate over government proposals for judicial reform, the Polish Catholic Bishops’ Conference on Tuesday openly thanked the country´s president Andrzej Duda for his veto of bills passed by the Polish parliament the previous week...

 


The Bishop of Regensburg, Rudolf Voderholzer, has asked the hundreds of victims in the Domspatzen choir scandal for forgiveness saying that he is “absolutely shattered” by the findings of the report released last week...


An explosive device was detonated outside the offices of the Mexican bishops' conference, directly across the street from the country's most visited religious site, the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe...

 


The Catholic Education Service has hit back at claims made by the Chief Inspector of Schools that faith schools lead to increased levels of segregation...


As some Iraqi Christians make a slow return to the region around Mosul following the defeat of the Islamic State group, many say it will take time to rebuild their lives and even longer to rebuild their trust of those who betrayed them...


The mother of Charlie Gard returned to the High Court today (25 July) to seek permission to take her terminally-ill son home to die...


Archbishop Denis Hart of Melbourne has expressed dismay about plans to introduce a Bill into Victoria’s Parliament in the next few weeks to allow euthanasia, saying a report on the proposal last week made him very concerned for the future of older and most vulnerable citizens...


Russian Jehovah's Witnesses have tabled an appeal with the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg after their country's Supreme Court upheld a ban on all their 'illegal activities'...


A Filipino member of parliament has proposed a bill to legalise same-sex unions and divorce...


Thanks to a prolonged drought in Rome and across many parts of Italy, the Vatican on Monday (24 July) decided to turn the fountains off along with 98 others in the city state...


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