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24 April 2014 17:11 by Christopher Lamb, James Macintyre in Rome

The Vatican today said that private phonecalls made by the Pope do not alter Church teaching following reports that Francis rang a woman married to a divorcee and told her that she could receive Communion.

24 April 2014 16:37

After serious consideration, The Tablet and Robert Mickens have come to a mutual agreement that he will no longer be the journal’s Rome correspondent.

24 April 2014 16:33 by James Macintyre in Rome

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI will attend the Mass for the canonisations of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II, the Vatican said today.

24 April 2014 13:18 by Abigail Frymann Rouch, James Macintyre

Nick Clegg has revealed that he is an agnostic who remains open to the possibility of adopting faith, not an atheist as he has widely been regarded up to now. His remarks came as a public debate continued over whether Britain is a “Christian country.”

24 April 2014 13:01 by Christopher Lamb

Hundreds of parents in London have been left disappointed after missing out on their first choice of Catholic primary school due to heavy oversubscription in some areas.

24 April 2014 12:54 by Michael Sean Winters

Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga, whom Pope Francis has tasked with overseeing reforms of the Church and the Vatican, warned that curial opposition to Pope Francis’ efforts to create a “new way of being church” is mounting.

23 April 2014 13:04 by Sarah Mac Donald in Dublin

The Archbishop of Dublin has signalled his openness to a discussion on the ordination of married men as priests.

23 April 2014 13:01 by Fredrick Nzwili

Catholic Church leaders in Nigeria are urging the release of 190 schoolgirls who are still missing, after last week’s mass abductions of 234 by suspected Boko Haram terrorists.

22 April 2014 15:43 by Christa Pongratz-Lippitt

Christians should come together under one roof with the Pope as their Universal Shepherd, the Prior of the Taizé ecumenical community in France has said.

22 April 2014 13:00 by Abigail Frymann Rouch

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has criticised politicians for using “alarmist” language in the debate about immigration, which he said needed “a good dose of reality”.