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Cardinal Marc Ouellet bows before a crucifix during a penitential vigil in Rome to show contrition for clerical sexual abuse (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

‘Weep with those who weep’, says author and convert Dawn Eden

A sign with a crucifix and rosary are seen during a pro-life demonstration July 10 outside the Irish Parliament in Dublin ahead of a vote to allow limited abortion in Ireland. (CNS)

The pro-life battle is a spiritual one

Pope Benedict XVI leads Mass and the beatification of Cardinal John Henry Newman (CNS)

We should accept the teachings of the Church, even if we risk sounding old-fashioned

Luminal was used by doctors in the Nazi 'children's euthanasia' programme (AP)

The actions of Nazi Germany’s doctors should serve as a chilling warning to us to speak out

A mother plays with her daughter who has Down Syndrome (CNS)

Lejeune would be an inspiring role model for doctors, the medical profession, pro-life societies and geneticists

The reality is that women can't have it all (PA)

We can recognise the differences between the sexes and still affirm the equal dignity of women

Benedict XVI defrocked 384 priests for the abuse of minors in the last 2 years (CNS)

We must pray for every victim of abuse

Confession is about renewal, rebirth, reorientation of one’s life  (CNS)

We should be dying to go to Confession

If we stop going to Confession this will lead to spiritual death

Coronation Street will air a storyline this evening where a terminally ill woman will commit suicide (PA)

Viewers have a right to know that there is an alternative end to a lethal cocktail of drugs

Italian film director Roberto Benigni (PA)

We should support people who are suffering or in despair and remind them that suicide is not the solution