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Bishop Williamson being escorted by police in Heathrow in 2009 (Photo: PA)

The act will incur the penalty of excommunication

Pope Francis will have lunch with around about 90 prisoners in Naples on Saturday (AP/Gregorio Borgia)

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A student tapes her mouth shut during a  candlelight vigil for the elderly nun attacked last week (CNS)

The attack took place after a group of masked men broke into the Jesus and Mary Congregation convent on Friday night

Pope Francis is pictured with youths at a home for former street children in Manila (CNS)

Pope alarmed that many European countries currently have a low birthrate

Blessed Louis and Marie Zelie Guerin Martin, the parents of St Thérèse of Lisieux (CNS)

The canonisation ceremony for Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin is expected to take place during October’s synod

HMP Wandsworth in London (PA)

Bishop Richard Moth said that British prisons are overcrowded and under-resourced

Archbishop Philip Wilson of Adelaide (CNS)

Archbishop Philip Wilson of Adelaide has been charged with concealing child abuse by a priest

Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he arrives for the general audience (AP/Gregorio Borgia)

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St Benet's was the last single-sex undergraduate body in Oxford University

The Benedictine institution at Oxford University has acquired a second site, currently run by the Society of the Sacred Heart

Archbishop Peter Smith (Mazur)

Archbishop of Southwark concerned by findings in new report by equality body