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Thanks to social media, Britons are becoming enclosed in virtual echo chambers (AP)

However loud you are on social media your vote is worth no more than those who say nothing

Orthodox patriarchs and primates at the Orthodox Academy of Crete last week (CNS)
Under assisted suicide laws in other jurisdictions, doctors would prescribe lethal medication (PA)

The doctors’ trade union voted by 198 to 115 to maintain its current position

Jacob Rees-Mogg speaks during Prime Minister's Questions in the House of Commons, London, (PA)
The total number of abortions increased in 2015 (PA)

The number of repeat abortions in England and Wales in 2015 went up to 70,294 in total

40 Hours of Adoration at the Brompton Oratory
Lady Gaga said that celebrities are still human beings (PatrickMcMullan.com via AP Images)

Blogger Becky Roach said the controversial singer had done ‘obscene things’

Sally Phillips has a son with Down's Syndrome (PatrickMcMullan.com via AP Images)

A new screening could eliminate children with Down’s syndrome – but few people want to talk about it

Protestors stand outside Parliament to petition Jeremy Hunt (Don't Screen Us Out)

Madeleine Teahan talks to Peter D Williams of Right to Life about a new screening test that would pave the way for more abortions

Cardinal Turkson said that it is "plausible" that Pope Francis may write a new encyclical letter on Just War Theory (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)