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Family synod: doctrinal chief says speeches should be published

Cardinal Gerhard Müller arrives for a session of the family synod (CNS)

Cardinal Gerhard Müller says ‘all Christians have the right to be informed’ about synod addresses

Catholic priest and 20 parishioners kidnapped by jihadis in Syria

Pope Francis at the synod. He has spoken about the Middle East again (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Al-Qaeda group abducts Catholics on the day the Pope calls summit

Pope Francis to visit Paris and Lourdes next year

Pope Francis is also visiting Turkey, Sri Lanka and the Philippines over the coming months (AP)

The 2015 visit to France is in addition to a trip to Strasbourg next month

Anglican bishop: Christians count on Rome to resist Islamists

Bishop Nazir-Ali: an outspoken defender of Christian minority rights

Many Evangelicals look to Catholic Church to stem tide of Islamic militancy, says Bishop Nazir-Ali

Family synod: Welcoming gay son’s partner a ‘model for evangelisation’, couple says

Pope Francis arrives for the afternoon session of the family synod today (PA)

Married couple Ron and Mavis Pirola address opening day of synod on family

Family synod: Pope decrees discussions to take place in Italian instead of Latin

A Swiss Guard salutes as Pope Francis leaves the synod (CNS)

Cardinal Erdő makes announcement during first synod session

Pope Francis accepts Bishop Conry’s resignation

Bishop Kieran Conry tendered his resignation after admitting to being 'unfaithful' to his priestly promises (Mazur)

Letters by Archbishop Smith and Cardinal Murphy-O’Connor read at Arundel and Brighton services

Family synod: ‘Speak clearly and don’t be afraid to offend me,’ says Pope

Pope Francis arrives at the synod hall for the first session of the family synod  (PA) Below: Video via RomeReports.com

Pope Francis addresses the first session of the family synod

Family synod: full text of Pope Francis’s homily at opening Mass

Pope Francis celebrates the opening Mass for the synod in St Peter's Basilica (AP)

Synods ‘are meant to better nuture and tend the Lord’s vineyard’, says Pope

Fr Benedict Groeschel dies on vigil of feast of St Francis of Assisi

Fr Benedict Groeschel appears on EWTN (CNS)

Founder of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal dies aged 81