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Print Edition: Friday November 7

This week our editor Luke Coppen brings you the latest news on our launch of the magazine and Edward Pentin reveals what Cardinal Burke really thinks about the leadership of Pope Francis. Meanwhile Mark Greaves meets the 110 year-old sister who joined her order in the year of the Wall Street Cash and Will Heaven […]

St Albert the Great defended St Thomas Aquinas from charges of heresy

The saint who taught Thomas Aquinas

St Albert the Great (November 15) widely viewed as the greatest scholar of the Middle Age

Daily readings: November 9-15

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

Dedication of the Lateran Basilica, Ez 47:1-2, 8-9 & 12; Ps 45; 1 Cor 3: 9-11; Jn 2:13-22 (Year A)

Pope Francis (AP)

Francis makes remarks in a meeting with diocesan officials and canon lawyers

Brittany Maynard (CNS/Reuters)

A young California woman who was suffering from terminal brain cancer has committed suicide

Relatives of a Christian couple killed after being accused of blasphemy cry at their home in Kasur, Pakistan (CNS)

Shahzad Masih and his pregnant wife, Shama Bibi, were accused of blaspehmy

Pope Francis will commemorate the birth of St John Bosco (CNS)

Papal visit will also mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of St John Bosco

Mass is celebrated at the SSPX headquarters in Switzerland (CNS)

The International Una Voce Federation challenges recent rulings in Italy and Argentina

Christians in Pakistan face serious persecution (CNS)

The couple were beaten to death after allegations that a Koran was desecrated