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Pope Francis presides over the ordinations of 19 priests for the diocese of Rome on Sunday at St Peter’s Basilica

Black Hermits asked to leave presbytery following controversy over leaflets condemning homosexuality

Eighteen suspects also planned attacks in Pakistan and Afghanistan, according to prosecutor

Armenian patriarch says canonisations will bring ‘life-giving new breath’ to the country

Nine cardinals and more than 50 bishops attend funeral Mass of former Archbishop of Chicago

Reports say Muslim migrant was among 30 Ethiopians murdered in Libya

Rector and deans appointed at graduate school for study of Eastern Christianity

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Thirty men killed by ISIS were not soldiers but young innocents hoping to better the lives of their families, say bishops

Forty-five women joined religious orders last year, according to official figures