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An Assyrian woman at a protest following the kidnapping. ISIS has demanded millions of dollars for their release (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

Over 200 hostages now face a Sharia court in Raqqa

Pilgrims will process along the Ouse river in York (PA)

Pilgrims will commemorate St Margaret Clitherow on the streets of York on Saturday

The 40 martyrs' feast day is May 4

Among the martyrs are St Richard Reynolds, one of four people hanged on May 4 1535

Nigerians in Abuja march in silence to demand action over the missing girls of Chibok (Photo: AP)

Those released do not include the girls kidnapped from a school in Chibok a year ago

The earliest known portrait of St Edmund Campion, completed in the year after his death (Photo: Jesuit Institute)

Sir Michael Tugendhat will speak about the Jesuit martyr in the context of human rights

Pope Francis arrives for his General Audience today (AP)

Pope Francis makes equality plea in general audience reflection

The Vatican summit on the moral dimensions of climate change (CNS)

Statement released calling for action after day-long Vatican summit on the environment

The statement on the group's website

American clergymen join British counterparts in wishing to uphold ‘Church discipline’ on sacraments

Pope Francis stands in front of the holy door in St Peter's prior to first vespers of Divine Mercy Sunday (CNS)

Bishops back Pope Francis’s initiative for the Jubilee Year of the Mercy of God which starts in December