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Bishops are warning tht Spains new gender diversity law 'assumes the whole linguistic fabric of gender ideology, which aims to eliminate the concepts of male and female, dismantle corporal identity and deconstruct the human body, marriage and family'.


 Pope on fake news: “The strategy of this skilled ‘Father of Lies’ is precisely mimicry, that sly and dangerous form of seduction that worms its way into the heart with false and alluring arguments.”


Global leaders must implement policies that support the family and offer real opportunities for the growth and development of all people, Pope Francis told people attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland...


The chairman of the US bishops' pro-life committee said the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act passed by the House last week is "common-sense legislation" that "offers a simple and widely supported proposition"...


The idea of exceptionally ordaining older married men of proven virtue to celebrate the Eucharist in isolated Catholic communities is something that should be discussed, said Cardinal Beniamino Stella, prefect of the Congregation for Clergy...


Last Sunday’s peaceful marches in Democratic Republic of Congo, organised by the Catholic Church and calling for respect for the country’s constitution, prompted a crackdown by the military that left at least six people dead, around 50 people injured and dozens arrested...


Methodist ministers could gain new powers to officiate at Church of England services if proposals to move towards closer unity between the two churches are agreed at the General Synod next month...


Pope Francis has apologised to victims of clergy sex abuse, saying he unknowingly wounded them by the way he defended a Chilean bishop accused of covering up abuse by his mentor.


In a paper to be debated by next month's meeting of the General Synod, the Church of England warns that the place within society of people with Down’s syndrome and even their possible future existence are now under question as a new form of prenatal screening begins to be rolled out this year within the NHS.

 


The treaty, signed last Thursday by Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron, will speed up the processing of migrants in Calais seeking to live in the UK...



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