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Vatican: bishop was dismissed for managing his diocese badly

Bishop Rogelio Livieres Plano of the Diocese of Ciudad del Este (Photo: CNS)

Vatican spokesman also cites poor relations with other bishops in Paraguay

Traditionalist leader visits the Vatican to discuss reconciliation

Bishop Bernard Fellay, superior of the Society of St Pius X (CNS)

Bishop Bernard Fellay met doctrinal prefect Cardinal Müller for two hours

Vatican places former nuncio under house arrest

Former archbishop Jozef Wesołowski (CNS)

Józef Wesołowski could face a criminal trial under the laws of Vatican City State

Both sides fire shots over Communion for remarried as ‘doctrinal war’ breaks out

Cardinal Kasper (Photo: CNS)

Cardinal Kasper tells Italian newspaper that he stands with Pope Francis

Cardinal Pell rules out change on Communion for divorced, remarried

Cardinal George Pell (CNS)

The cardinal calls for a restatement of church teaching in a new book

Vatican confirms Pope Francis will visit Turkey in November

Pope Francis will visit Turkey at the end of November (Photo: PA)

The Vatican now has a formal invitation from the Turkish president

Pope Francis to address European Parliament in November

Pope Francis and Martin Schulz, president of the European Parliament (Photo: PA)

Address will be the first by a pope in Strasbourg since 1988

Vatican denies cover-up over nuncio accused of sexual abuse

Archbishop Jozef Wesolowski (CNS)

Vatican say it ‘moved without delay’ after allegations against Archbishop Wesolowski came to light

American missionary visits North Korea as silent ‘apostle of peace’

Fr Gerard Hammond has made 51 trips to the North since 1995 (CNS)

Maryknoll Father Fr Gerard Hammond has made 51 trips to the North since 1995

Pope Francis telephones family of American journalist James Foley

A man walks past a sign in James Foley's hometown of Rochester (CNS)

Pontiff consoles family in Rochester, New Hampshire, after killing by Islamists