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- Heythrop chairman quits as west London's 400-year-old Jesuit college considers its future
- Prince Charles tells Armenian church of his heartbreak over attacks on Middle Eastern Christians
- Nichols says Pope Francis appreciates the 'pragmatic minority' temperament of English Catholicism
- Cardinal O’Malley: we need urgent action on convicted Bishop Finn, LCWR probe was 'a disaster' and I'd ordain women
Pope Francis' first major appointment in the US Catholic Church was installed as the new archbishop in Chicago on Tuesday.
Next year’s follow-up Synod on the Family must take issues such as pre-marital cohabitation and Communion for divorced and remarried Catholics off the agenda, US Cardinal Raymond Burke said.
Yei Diocese in South Sudan has condemned the brutal murder of the first female mayor of Yei City.
Since his appointment last year he has been showered with lavish gifts from royalty, world leaders and luxury goods-makers.
Increasing numbers of Catholics in Latin America are abandoning the Catholic Church in favour of Evangelical congregations or non-religious life, according to a new survey, making Pope Francis' calls for renewed evangelisation efforts in the region ever more urgent.
Pope Francis said that complementarity between a man and a woman “is a root of marriage and family” and confirmed that he will travel to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families in 2015.
The body of a Ugandan missionary priest has been found in a mass grave as authorities search for the remains of 43 missing trainee teachers feared massacred, the local diocese said on Friday.
The Church of England's General Synod today gave the final seal of approval to legislation that will enable female priests to be made bishops.
Birmingham is re-instating its Nativity Trail at the city's art gallery, just a year after it was dropped as a regular feature of its Christmas celebrations.
Radical plans to deal with the crisis caused by a dwindling number of both priests and Massgoers in Hexham and Newcastle diocese were revealed on Sunday.