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Pope calls for prayers as militants chase all Christians out of Mosul

An Iraqi Christian woman fleeing the violence in the Iraqi city of Mosul sits inside the Sacred Heart of Jesus Chaldean Church in Telkaif (CNS) Below: Our cartoon b y Christian Adams

Islamic State group threaten to kill any Christians who did not convert to Islam or pay a tax

Vote for women bishops does not create ‘new reality’ for ecumenism, says Vatican official

Archbishop Welby meets Pope Francis in June (AP)

Father Anthony Currer says it is significant that change has been implemented by the Church of England

Where does the Vatican store its gold? Financial report reveals all

The main depository for the Vatican's gold is the US Federal Reserve (PA)

Vatican bank also reveals it has €250.7 million invested in external funds

Pope calls for international community to act on ‘humanitarian emergency’ of child migrants

Migrants from Guatemala deported from the US arrive at La Aurora International Airport in Guatemala City  (CNS)

‘I wish to call attention to the tens of thousands of children that emigrate alone,’ says Francis

Pope names new president of Vatican bank as new financial organisation announced

Jean-Baptise de Franssu (left), the new president of the Vatican bank, with outgoing president Ernst Von Freyberg Below: Cardinal Pell talking about Vatican finances (CNS)

Cardinal George Pell says Vatican must become ‘model of financial management’

Lord Patten named president of new Vatican media team

Lord Patten organised the UK Papal Visit of 2010

The Vatican has set up an 11 member committee to advise on communications

‘Church in Iraq in perhaps its darkest period,’ says patriarch

An Iraqi family fleeing Mosul (PA)

Chaldean Patriarch Louis Sako reiterates appeal for release of two nuns and three orphans

World Youth Day 2016 logo and prayer revealed

The World Youth Day 2016 logo

The logo and prayer focus on the theme chosen by Pope Francis from the Gospel of Matthew

Former Legionaries of Christ leader dies from cancer aged just 56

Fr Corcuera died on Monday (CNS)

Fr Corcuera stepped down from the troubled order over his health two years ago

Chaldean bishop says Iraqis returning home, despite difficult conditions

A child holds a bowl of soup inside the Khazer camp on  the outskirts of Irbil, Iraq (CNS)

Archbishop Warda believes ’90 percent of families’ are returning to Qaraqosh and Karamlish villages