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Cardinal John Tong (AP)

Cardinal John Tong said the Church ‘cannot and should not’ intervene in political struggles in China

Aisling Hubert said that somebody had to fight the case (PA)

Aisling Hubert incurred a £47,000 fine in court fees after launching private prosecutions against two doctors

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Pope Francis arrives for his weekly general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican (AP)

The Pontiff told the faithful that young people today gave ‘strong signs’ of hope and brotherhood in a world plagued with ‘cruelty’

Riot police officers in Paris (AP)

Thirty people barricaded themselves inside the church of St Rita

Pope Francis arrives for a meeting with Poland's bishops at the cathedral in Krakow, Poland (CNS)

The Pope told Polish bishops that there are powerful institutions which fund the spread of gender theory in schools

Copies of Pope Francis's apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia (CNS)

Amoris Laetitia letter leaked online

The letter, signed by 45 theologians and priests, identifies what it describes as errors which a reader could mistakenly draw from the recent apostolic exhortation

Schoolchildren queueing for their lunch in Malawi (Chris Watt)

Mary’s Meals seeks funding in order to continue to provide meals for schoolchildren in the African country

Pope Francis celebrates a Mass at the St John Paul II Sanctuary (AP)

Pope Francis celebrated Mass for priests and religious at the Sanctuary of St John Paul II in Kraków

The first Solemn Mass of newly ordained Fr James Mawdsley (John Aron)

A human rights activist who spent over a year in a Burmese jail has been ordained to the priesthood