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14 April 2014 13:01 by Abigail Frymann Rouch

Pope Francis challenged his 100,000 hearers at yesterday’s Palm Sunday Mass in St Peter’s Square, asking in the narrative of Christ’s passion and death, “Who am I?”

14 April 2014 12:57 by Liz Dodd in Trivandrum, Kerala

Christians in southern India have been urged to boycott the Hindu nationalist party, the BJP, in the country’s parliamentary elections in an unprecedented pastoral letter from church leaders including the Archbishop of Hyderabad, Thumma Bala.

14 April 2014 11:13 by Christopher Lamb

Pope Francis has appointed the director of the National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham as the next Bishop of Brentwood.

11 April 2014 15:19 by Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service

"I feel called to take responsibility for all the evil some priests – large in number, but not in proportion to the total – have committed and to ask forgiveness for the damage they've done with the sexual abuse of children," Pope Francis said.

11 April 2014 12:16 by James Macintyre

Catholic teachers and church educationists have expressed concerns over pupils playing adult-rated, violent computer games at home while parents are left ignorant about their children’s activities.

11 April 2014 12:03 by Sarah Mac Donald in Dublin

Frustration over the plight of censured priest Fr Tony Flannery appears to be mounting within his Redemptorist order.

11 April 2014 11:53 by Christa Pongratz-Lippitt

Pope Francis has invited a bishop who works with indigenous peoples in the Amazonian rainforest to assist him with his forthcoming encyclical on the environment.

10 April 2014 18:13 by Abigail Frymann Rouch

The Prime Minister told a reception of Christian leaders that Christians are “the most persecuted religion around the world” and that the British Government should stand up against the persecution of Christians around the world.

10 April 2014 16:34 by Abigail Frymann Rouch

Chicago’s Cardinal-Archbishop Francis George will not travel to Rome for the 27 April canonisations of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II after taking medical advice, the archdiocese said on Tuesday.

10 April 2014 16:03 by Carol Glatz, CNS

Meeting four victims of human trafficking, dozens of religious sisters and senior police chiefs from 20 countries, Pope Francis praised their coordinated efforts to fight against a "crime against humanity."