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Cardinal Pell, centre, with Jean-Baptise de Franssu, president of the Vatican bank, and former president Ernst Von Freyberg (Photo: CNS)

Just because funds were off balance sheet does not mean they were ‘illegal, illicit or poorly administered’, says Fr Lombardi

George Osborne, left, and Treasury chief secretary Danny Alexander on their way to the Commons (Photo: PA)

Head of CSAN suggests George Osborne neglected issue of in-work poverty

Women religious attend a meeting of the US bishops' conference (Photo: CNS)

Report was completed two years ago but not made public

Bishop Kevin Doran and Bishop Liam MacDaid (Photo: Brenda Drumm CCO)

Irish bishops issue booklet on marriage ahead of referendum in six months’ time

Colonel Daniel Anrig, outgoing commander of the Swiss Guard, reviews 34 new recruits during their swearing-in ceremony (Photo: CNS)

News prompts speculation that Pope Francis was unhappy with rigid approach to discipline

Delhi, where Catholics have been protesting

Police launch an investigation following Christian protests after burning of Catholic church.

Pope Francis at today's Global Freedom Network meeting

Francis and others launch initiative to ‘eradicate modern slavery’

Remy Cordonnier, the director of the Saint-Omer library, opens a page of the newly discovered Shakespeare's original first folio (CNS)

A First Folio of Shakespeare’s plays found in a French library came from a Catholic college

Children from New Hall school in Essex at a Mass in Westminster Cathedral (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Church also serves more children from deprived areas

Archbishop Bernard Longley (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Archbishop Longley, praising a Nativity exhibition, says story ‘needs to be retold’