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Ed West is the deputy editor of the Catholic Herald

Catholic charities at risk after adoption agency ruled to be ‘discriminating’

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St Margaret’s Children and Family Care Society ruling could have implications for same-sex marriage

Relics of Don Bosco to begin tour of Britain

The wax figure of Don Bosco contains the saint’s relics and is carried in a glass casket

The tour, which starts in Glasgow, fulfils the saint’s wish to visit Britain

Jesuit priest who said his cancer was a ‘gift from God’ dies aged 83

Fr John Edwards said after being diagnosed with lung cancer that he had never been so happy

Priests pay tribute to Fr John Edwards SJ, a ‘wonderful confessor’ who inspired many conversions

Archbishops: It is not too late to stop this shambolic Bill

Left, Archbishop Smith; centre, Archbishop Nichols (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Archbishops of Westminster and Southwark urge faithful to oppose Bill on same-sex marriage

Who was to blame for the First World War?

ASSASSINATION ARCHDUKE FERDINAND

A new book looks at the many culprits who caused the catastrophe

Kidnap victim: my faith kept me going through ordeal

Patrick Noonan

Aid worker kept in chains for three months in Sudan was offered freedom if he converted to Islam

Nuncio urges bishops: fight Lord Falconer’s assisted suicide Bill

Archbishop Antonio Mennini (Photo: Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

The Bill, to be introduced in the Commons in January, is the sixth attempt to legalise assisted suicide in a decade

SSPX expels Bishop Williamson

Bishop Williamson had written an open letter calling for the superior general, Bishop Bernard Fellay, to resign (Photo: CNS)

Society of St Pius X says English bishop refused to show respect to his superiors

Pope Benedict XVI opens Year of Faith

Benedict XVI arrives at St Peter's Square for the Mass opening the Year of Faith (Photo: AP/Andrew Medichini)

Pope inaugurated the Year of Faith this morning with 14 surviving Fathers of the Council
• Read full text of Benedict XVI’s homily
Video of the Pope’s homily
• Read full text of Patriarch Bartholomew’s address

Archbishop Nichols reminds Marriage Care to follow Church teaching

Archbishop Nichols issued a statement after it emerged that Marriage Care offered counselling to same-sex couples (Photo: Mazur)

Archbishop says otherwise the charity could lose his patronage and no longer be called ‘Catholic’