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Archbishop Anthony Fisher of Sydney says Magna Carta, 800 years old this year, is "a very religious document".
Pope Francis paid a surprise visit yesterday to homeless people living in a shanty town on the outskirts of Rome.
Pope Francis was wrong when he said it was acceptable to smack children, and should revise what he said, a British abuse survivor advising the Vatican on child protection has insisted.
The Shadow Education Secretary Tristram Hunt has questioned whether nuns make good teachers.
A judge has said priests and imams could be committing the offence dating from the nineteenth century of “spiritual influence” if they instruct congregations to vote for certain candidates.
Talks aimed at reconciling a leading Irish advocate of church reform with Rome were due to be held in Dublin this week.
A pro-life charity said this week it plans to raise funds to help two Catholic midwives now facing a six-figure bill for costs following a recent unsuccessful legal battle over their being forced to supervise nurses involved with abortion procedures.
The Speaker of the US House of Representatives announced on Thursday that Pope Francis will address a joint meeting of Congress during his visit to the east coast of the US in September.
Senior Vatican officials have been denied entry to India to attend the national assembly of its bishops’ conference, which began on Tuesday.
Pope Francis has ordered the world’s bishops to co-operate fully with the Vatican’s new abuse commission which has been tasked with improving the child protection procedures.