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Triduum honours Our Lady

Sister Angela Coelho addresses delegates                                         Photo: Tom McCormack

The Call to Fatima, in conjunction with the Capuchin Friary, holds a Triduum in honour of Our Lady of the Rosary in Dublin

General audience: Pope speaks about fear of death

‘Faith teaches us that the fear of death is lightened by a great hope, the hope of eternity’

Author hails art of Newman

Frank Cottrell Boyce delivers the lecture                           Mazur/

Frank Cottrell Boyce, who is working with Danny Boyle on the opening ceremony of the Olympics, praises John Henry Newman in lecture

Torchlight walkers seek repeal

Martin and Morag Toolan and children attend the torchlight procession in Glasgow

Prayer service and procession marks anniversary of Abortion Act in Glasgow

Boys reflect on Pope’s message to young people

Magdalen College School boys gather to study the World Youth Day theme (Photo: Paul Shrimpton)

Pupils at Magdalen College School, Oxford, study Pope’s World Youth Day message at retreat centre

Poets are inspired by late pope

Piotr Stolarski, editor of Heartspeak, with Tom Balfe                     Photo: Benedict Parsons

An anthology of poetry dedicated to Blessed John Paul II, Heartspeak: a Contemplative Chorus, is launched on the late pope’s feast day

House is named after archbishop

Fr William Fitzpatrick, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, Mildred Nevile and Bishop David Konstant are pictured with the plaque          Photo: Julian Filochowski

Cardinal blesses Denis Hurley House, the home of the Oblates’ Partners in Mission programme

Faithful celebrate the feast of St Richard Gwyn

Faithful gather to commemorate St Richard Gwyn                                                         	    Photo: Fr Chris Howard

Parishioners walk through picturesque countryside to mark feast day of saint at Wrexham’s cathedral

Ban on British monarch marrying a Catholic to be lifted

The Imperial State Crown, worn by the Queen during the state opening of Parliament (Photo: Mike Moore)

The 300-year-old Act of Settlement is to be reformed following the unanimous agreement of 16 Commonwealth nations

Widdecombe tells Cameron: Christians deserve same protection as gay people

Widdecombe: 'Hedgehogs are better represented in Parliament than Christians' (PA photo)

Ann Widdecombe is to accuse Government of double standards over persecution of Christians and gay people abroad