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Assyrians protesting in Lebanon after ISIS kidnapped 200 or so Christians. A number of them have now been freed (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

ISIS’s advance comes as terrorist group releases 37 Assyrian Christians

RTE is changing the Angelus (Niall Carson/PA Wire)

Revamped slot will be for people ‘of all faiths and none’

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Sir Elton John has praised Pope Francis again (PA)

The musician says the Pontiff has brought the Church ‘into the 21st century’

Ordination of Brother Peter Morris to the priesthood by Bishop Ralph Heskett (Photo: Paul McSherry)

Fr Peter Morris was ordained last week at St Mary’s Cathedral

Merchants in the Temple will be released on Thursday (CNS)

New Vatican book: Five key claims

Merchants in the Temple by Italian journalist Gianluigi Nuzzi features claims over canonisation Causes, property valuations and a break-in

Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera of Mexico (AP)

Mexican Cardinal Norberto Rivera has reportedly confirmed that the Pontiff will begin his visit to the country on February 12

Pope Francis (CNS)

Article quoting Pope Francis by Eugenio Scalfari is ‘in no way reliable’, says Vatican spokesman

Pope Francis also signs the cricket bat handed to him by Cardina Pell (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP)

St Peter’s Cricket Club beat the Church of England’s XI by 43 runs

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