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German politicians will be granted a vote on a number of bills aimed at changing the law on doctor-assisted death by November

French, German and Italian bishops have issued formal statements in response to migration crisis

Fresh from a tough stint at the BBC, Lord Patten was asked to help overhaul another media operation crying out for change – the Vatican’s. He seems haunted by the possibility of failure

Sister Annie Demerjian has described the killing of members of a Christian family after shells hit their home

Aid to the Church in Need say 5,000 Catholics have been killed in one diocese alone

A ComRes survey also found that women were more pro-life then men on practically every issue considered

In an age when Christians are once again being persecuted, interest in the English martyrs is on the rise. The saint-making Pope Francis could be the one to canonise them

More than 20,000 people have visited the king’s coffin

Professor Patrick Pullicino has said that practices proposed by a new report might endanger the safety of patients

Cardinal Burke says that ‘through sound family life, our society will be transformed’