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Mark Greaves is news editor at The Catholic Herald

Pope: ‘I don’t believe young people are not interested in the Catechism’

The Popemobile drives through a gathering of young people in St Peter's Square last October (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito)

Benedict XVI calls for ‘passionate’ study of new youth catechism

Archbishop backs iPhone app that explains new Mass translation

The app, which costs 59p, offers the new text alongside the current translation of the Mass

Ushaw College to close in June

St Cuthbert's chapel at Ushaw College (Results Communications)

Bishops and college staff to discuss what to do with buildings, land and historic library

Benedict XVI meets outgoing nuncio to Britain

Archbishop Sainz Muñoz at a Mass of Thanksgiving at Westminster Cathedral (Photo: Mazur)

Archbishop Faustino Sainz Muñoz and his family met the Pope in Rome today

CES gives cautious support to academy reform

Bishop Malcolm McMahon, chairman of the Catholic Education Service (Photo: Mazur)

The Catholic Education Service says it will make sure Catholic schools can become academies if they and their bishops want to

Sudanese bishop urges peace talks with Lord’s Resistance Army

Bishop Kussala wants the international community to put pressure on the region's governments to open talks

Bishop Kussala says military action over several years has failed to stop killing sprees and abductions

New Mass translation to be used in parishes from September

Bishop Arthur Roche of Leeds, chairman of ICEL, oversaw the drafting of the new translation (Photo: CNS)

Bishops’ conference of England and Wales announces timetable for introducing new Mass translation into parishes

Gove asked to consider new model of Catholic academy

Michael Gove speaks to teaching staff at Haberdashers' Aske's Knights Academy in Bromley, Kent (Gareth Fuller/PA Wire)

Catholic Education Service urges Government to consider voluntary-aided academies part-funded by Catholics

Vatican announces beatification of John Paul II

Blessed John Paul II will be canonised on April 27 (CNS)

Congregation for the Causes of Saints today published the decree announcing John Paul II’s beatification

Cardinal: Sudan vote fulfils a ‘long-awaited dream’

A southern Sudanese woman shows her inked finger and registration card after voting in Khartoum (Photo: CNS)

Cardinal Napier says euphoria of Sudan referendum reminds him of the end of apartheid in South Africa