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Pontiff makes major address on 50th anniversary of the Synod of Bishops

Bishop says for couples in Africa the pain of childlessness is ‘beyond anything I can say’

Ghanaian archbishop says Church’s message of dignity for all will not change attitudes ‘overnight’

The cardinal says small group discussions are the ‘best part’ of any synod

Archbishop Paul-Andre Durocher of Gatineau said, where possible, women should be given higher positions in the Church

Pope Francis has released his message for the 2016 World Day for Migrants and Refugees

World Youth Day 2016 will take place next July in Krakow, Poland

The former metropolitan of Iraq, Jordan and Russia was elected patriarch last week

Pope says he’s troubled by ‘the increasing number of young girls and women forced to earn a living on the street’

Pope Francis has also recently made available a mobile medical unit for refugees in Rome