Officials from various UK government departments and the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, met on Tuesday in the Jordanian capital, Amman, to discuss a complaint made by Lord Alton and others that the scheme to offer refugee places to Syrians has accepted too few Christians.
Baroness Nuala O’Loan has told The Tablet that healthcare professionals are “increasingly being asked to do things which they in conscience cannot do”, as her bill on conscientious objection had a second reading in the House of Lords.
The fight against human trafficking is being lost because the “collective response is uncoordinated and fragmented”, the Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols has warned.
About 20 candidates have undergone training, culminating in leading a “practice” funeral in a church - even with an empty coffin lent by a funeral director.
01 February 2018
Pope Francis has told an elite section of the Order of Malta to stop admitting new members until reforms have been carried out, while declining a request from those knights to hand them greater control of the organisation.
31 January 2018
Sarah Mac Donald
A new edition of the booklet 'Amoris: Let’s talk Family! Let’s be Family!' has been published that no longer contains an image of a same-sex couple.
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