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Abortion doctor charged over eight deaths

A doctor in Philadelphia is charged with murdering seven newborn babies and a female patient

Archbishop Patrick Kelly of Liverpool blesses children from the parish of St Justin in Rafidia, a northern suburb of Nablus in the Palestinian territories, during a pastoral visit on January 9. He told parishioners: ‘We are here to be with you in solidarity, but also to encourage you to build bridges. We all bring our sorrows, but we can transform them.’

Archbishop of Liverpool visits parish in the Palestinian territories

Archbishop Kelly prepares himself to take a shot in a youth centre in Rafidia. The founding of the centre, next to the church of St Justin in Rafidia, has been funded by Catholics in Liverpool and the Knights of the Holy Sepulchre. Fr Johnny Abu-Khalil, parish priest of St Justin, said: ‘This youth centre will help young people stay in Palestine.’

Archbishop Patrick Kelly opens youth centre in Holy Land funded by Catholics in Liverpool

Fr Michael Seed celebrates 25 years as a priest this year

Jubilee for popular priest

Fr Michael Seed celebrates 25 years as a priest at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Farm Street, in London

Bishop Peter Doyle celebrates Mass in Northampton Cathedral for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

Bishop Peter Doyle celebrates Mass for Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin

Members of the Christian Student Movement are pictured at a Taizé weekend in October 2010

Student Christian Movement sees revival of interest in ecumenical Christianity as it prepares for annual conference

Pope Benedict XVI is presented with a copy of the official record of his state visit to Britain by Peter Jennings, its author and editor, in Rome 
at the end of his weekly audience in the Vatican on Wednesday December 15                                                      (Photograph: L’Osservatore Romano)

Record of papal visit delights Pope

Benedict XVI presented with official record of last year’s papal visit to Britain

Archbishop Nichols of Westminster leads the faithful gathered last month in Westminster Cathedral in the Joyful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary before the relic image of Our Lady of Guadalupe. He led the devotions in greeting the image to mark the final weekend closing the nine-month novena tour of the image

Archbishop Vincent Nichols leads the faithful in the Joyful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary before the relic image of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Lower-sixth pupils from St Benedict’s School in Ealing in West London collected change for the charity Action Aid

Sixth-form pupils at St Benedict’s school in west London collect money for Action Aid

The Vatican issues decree of erection for the personal ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham