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Justin Bieber ‘told off’ during visit to Vatican

Justin Bieber (PA)

Pop star reportedly reprimanded for kicking football in Vatican building

Full text: Updated mid-term report on family synod

The synod in session (CNS)

Read the English translation of the relatio post disceptationem

Cardinal Kasper: majority of the synod fathers now support Communion for remarried

Cardinal Kasper has said that some divorced and re-married Catholics should be allowed to receive Communion (PA)

Cardinal Kasper says Pope thinks ‘great majority’ of Catholics support a ‘responsible opening’

Cardinal Nichols: Mid-term report has been misinterpreted

Cardinal Nichols (Photo: PA)

Cardinal admits report was ‘composed under pressure’

Bishops call on MPs to back Palestine motion

A mother and son survey the damage to their home in Gaza after an airstrike earlier this year (CNS)

Joint statement says Palestinians right to statehood is ‘long overdue’

Pope Francis blesses those working for canonisation of Newman

Pope Benedict XVI leads Mass and the beatification of Cardinal John Henry Newman at Cofton Park in 2010 (CNS)

Blessed John Henry Cardinal Newman was beatified by Pope Benedict XVI in 2010

Family synod: full text of the mid-term report

Pope Francis prays during this morning's synod session

The relatio post disceptationem is presented to the synod fathers for further discussion

Pope pipped to Nobel Peace Prize by Malala and anti-slavery activist

Malala Yousafzai, the activist schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban (Photo: PA)

Norwegian committee gives award to two activists from India and Pakistan

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