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Sacred Heart school is currently overseen by the Catholic diocese of Salford

Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School in Blackburn is becoming an Anglican academy

'Still today there are people who kill, who persecute in the name of God' (Photo: PA)

Pope offers prayers for Rwanda

Francis has addressed Rwandan bishops on the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide

A detail from the Murder of St Stanislaus by the Polish painter Jan Matejko

The saint who was accused of treason

St Stanislaus of Szczepanów (April 11) was one of the earliest native Polish bishops

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh's audience with the Pope will take place in the pontiff’s study  (PA)

Visit will be the fifth time the Queen has been received by a pope in Rome

Recordings of the voices of many former popes, including Benedict XVI, feature in the new archive  (AP)

Audio recordings of all the Popes from Pius XI to Francis have been digitised

Pope Francis (Photo: CNS)

Pope makes comments during Mass homily at the Vatican’s guesthouse

Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Atlanta (CNS)

Archbishop Wilton Gregory ‘failed to consider the impact on families struggling to pay their bills’

Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem (CNS)

Holy Father will visit presidents, prime ministers and refugees

St Vincent Ferrer, centre, is shown in a detail from a polyptych by Giovanni Bellini in Venice

St Vincent Ferrer (April 5) worked as Master of the Sacred Palace for Benedict XIII

Pope Francis meets with President Obama

Pope Francis welcomed President Obama to the Vatican for a private meeting during which they were expected to discuss issues of social justice