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Benedictus will be the fourth Catholic university in England (CNS)

Benedictus, which aims to open in central London next year, is backed by philosophers Roger Scruton and Anthony O’Hear

Jude Law (PA)

The British actor will reportedly star as a conservative Italian-American pontiff in The Young Pope

An Assyrian woman at a recent protest in Lebanon. (AP)

Two of the Assyrian Christian hostages released by ISIS have spoken to the media

Pope Francis preaches during Mass at Ognissanti parish in Rome (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Pontiff says Blessed Paul VI ‘inaugurated the liturgical reform’ with Mass in 1965

Pope Francis elevates the chalice during a Mass at the Basilica of Santa Sabina in Rome (Photo: CNS)

The Pope will visit the parish in Rome where Blessed Paul VI celebrated his first public Mass in Italian

Relatives of the murdered men. Prince Charles has given an unspecified amount to help their children (AP)

Prince of Wales also writes to Coptic pope to express his sorrow at murders by ISIS

Vatican employees take part in a rosary procession in the Vatican gardens (Photo: CNS)

At the Vatican City State the number of women workers has doubled

Cardinal Dolan was speaking during an interview with CNN (CNS)

Cardinal Dolan says the actions of the two groups represent a ‘perversion’ of religion

The shrine of St Augustine designed by Pugin. Below: Andrew Lloyd Webber (PA)

Rector at Pugin shrine in Ramsgate, Kent, is seeking to build a visitor centre

Jesuit Fr Alexis Prem Kumar, who was released last month (CNS)

Indian Jesuit abducted in Afghanistan last year says the voice of Pope Francis was consoling