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Mass attendance on Holy Days of Obligation seems to have declined (PA)

For the great majority of people tomorrow will be just another Friday and not the great solemnity of All Saints

'The worse the crime, the more careful we need to be in our administration of justice' (PA)

The murder of an innocent man in Bristol illustrates how gossip and innuendo can have catastrophic results

Mother Antonia Brenner (CNS)

Mother Antonia Brenner decided at the age of 50 to devote herself to the inmates of a Tijuana prison

Our Government needs to face up to the persecution of Christians abroad (PA)

Sticking up for Christians is not something Britain’s ruling Coalition does

Box Hill in Surrey is famous for its beautiful views and features in the Jane Austen novel, Emma (PA)

Have we turned nature into another form of self-indulgence?

Rageh Omaar host the BBC series, The Ottomans: Europe's Muslim Emperors (PA)

BBC series explores how the Suleiman the Magnificent submitted Sharia law to his own will

Westminster Cathedral, built by and for the Irish poor of London (CNS)

We do not want a middle-class Church

The Catholic Church in England has lost its working-class base

Verdi understood the love within families

The great Italian composer was the poet of father-daughter love

Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba this week (AP)

The problem is not Muslims, but the theoretical underpinnings of Islam

People walk through the Sultan Ahmed Square in Istanbul (PA)

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was right to make a sharp break with Turkey’s imperial past