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Archbishop Andre-Joseph Leonard, after being attacked with an egg by protestors in 2013 (CNS)

Archbishop Léonard submitted his letter of resignation on May 6 upon reaching the age of 75

Lagos's Chrit Church Cathedral. Nigeria has a grave problem with violence (PA)

Cleric is murdered alongside his brother in southwest Nigeria

Cardinal Sarah spoke earlier this week (CNS)

Pope Francis asked him to continue the legacy of his predecessor

Bishop Mark Davies

Video features Cardinal Raymond Burke and Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury

The UN headquarters (CNS)

‘You and your cohort are out in the cold,’ sociologist Margaret Archer tells campaigner

A memorial to victims of Nazi euthanasia in Vienna. (PA)

In England ‘we are free to proclaim the sanctity of human life as much as we like’

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor's book was published last month (CNS)

But Church denies cardinal’s book was censored before publication

Christians in Pakistan protest after a bomb attack in 2013. There is hope for a change in the country's blasphemy law (CNS)

Christians hope ‘black law’ will be amended to protect innocent victims

Marian processions, such as this one at the Vatican, have made a surprise comeback in England (CNS)

Procession has increased five times in size since its return

A statue of Mary and the child Jesus is carried in procession as Pope Francis leads a Marian prayer service in St Peter's Square (Photo: CNS)

Archbishop McMahon and Missionaries of Charity are to lead hundreds of people through the city