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Boris Berezovsky (Photo: PA)

Comparing the fate of the Russian oligarch and the life of Pope Francis is sad but instructive

St. Hildegard of BIngen is depicted on a gilded altarpiece inside the Rochuskapelle, a pilgrim church in Bingen am Rhein, Germany (Photo: CNS)

Catholic Women Rising is a novel way of expressing the Church’s goodness

Fr Bergoglio as a young priest in Argentina (CNS)

What would we have done in Argentina?

Pope Francis (second left) as a young man with his family (CNS)

It does not rock the barque of Peter to put aside minor traditions

I'm glad my parents called me Francis now... (AP)

The pope’s new style does not reflect badly on his predecessor

Pope Francis (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Pope Francis – what’s in a name?

We need a new pope with the steel of St Francis

Cardinals attend Mass for election of pope in St. Peter's Basilica yesterday (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)

It is called the ‘room of tears’ for a reason

I'll be praying for Cardinal Dolan Andrew Medichini/AP/Press Association Images

… whatever my personal criticisms

St Dominic Savio, a student of St John Bosco, died at the age of about 15

The story, told by Fr Michael Hollings, is one that priests must see many times in their careers

President of Rwanda Paul Kagame addresses the UN. The country has made strides in healthcare AP Photo/Richard Drew

The African country has made great progress, showing it’s not how much money is spent, but how