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Madeleine Teahan

Madeleine Teahan is Associate Editor at the Catholic Herald and chairs the Catholic Herald Podcast Debates. Her special interests include euthanasia and assisted suicide. She is on Twitter as @MadeleineTeahan

Pope Francis appeals for prayers after Texas explosion

A fire burns at a fertiliser plant in West, Texas, after an explosion (Photo: PA)

Pope tweets message of support for victims

Tarot readers and fortune tellers cannot save you, says Pope Francis

Pope Francis celebrates morning Masses at his Vatican residence (AP)

Pope tells congregation that only the name of Jesus saves

Mick Philpott’s crimes have nothing to do with Catholicism

Mick and Mairead Philpott who were convicted of manslaughter this week

Multiple marriages are not the norm for Catholics, despite what the Daily Mail says

Catholic MPs urge Pope Francis to allow ordination of married men

Pope Francis and the Catholic Church were the subject of an Intelligence Squared debate

Parliamentarians believe a change in rules would lead to growth of the priesthood

Pope Francis congratulates new Archbishop of Canterbury on his enthronement

The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Rev Justin Welby (PA)

The Pope Emeritus has also written a letter congratulating the Most Rev Justin Welby

Pope Francis speaks of God’s mercy at first Sunday Angelus

Pope Francis delivers his first Angelus address (AP)

An estimated 300,000 pilgrims filled St Peter’s Square

The Catholic Herald nominated for an award by About.com

The Catholic Herald has been nominated for an award for the best Catholic newspaper

Ordinariate is a ‘permanent feature’ for the Church, says Vatican spokesman

Fr Federico Lombardi (PA)

Fr Lombardi says the ordinariate will remain a permanent feature of the Catholic Church after Benedict XVI has abdicated

Minister: No conscience clause for registrars opposed to same-sex marriage

Maria Miller addresses the House of Commons on same-sex marriage Photo: Press Association

Maria Miller tells Church all registrars must solemnise same-sex marriages

The internet is helping faithful young Catholics find love

It’s becoming harder for single Catholics to meet (Photo: PA)

Madeleine Teahan says more and more Catholics are trying out dating websites. And, what’s more, they work