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The Pope said that playing games teaches us to socialise and find joy

Pope Francis assured the Turkish people of his closeness after the suicide bombing in Ankara on Sunday

The celebrated composer has died at the age of 81

Sunday marked three years since Francis was elected pope

The Bishop of Wrexham says it allows the sick and less mobile to experience God’s mercy

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The Irish bishops’ conference urged priests to buy the new altar edition for use in parishes

Conservative rebels helped defeat the proposal, which would have allowed large shops to stay open for longer

The heavy metal band also paid tribute to the murdered priest during a concert in San Salvador

Fr Lombardi says the cardinal gave a ‘lucid’ picture of errors committed by the Church over clerical abuse