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Abortion law will now be decided by Holyrood  (PA)

LIFE has welcomed the devolution of abortion law

Assyrians protesting in Lebanon after ISIS kidnapped 200 or so Christians. A number of them have now been freed (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

ISIS’s advance comes as terrorist group releases 37 Assyrian Christians

Pope Francis delivers his Angelus address on Sunday (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 09/11/15

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Pope Francis waves during a private audience with members of Italy's pro-life movements at the Vatican (CNS)

Never tire of defending those ‘who have the right to be born to life’, Francis tells activists

Pope Francis delivers the homily as he celebrates Mass in the chapel of the Domus Sanctae Marthae. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano, handout)

Pope Francis celebrated Mass today in the chapel of his residence

A French soldier stands guard at St Joseph Cathedral in Bambari in Central African Republic (Photo: CNS)

Comboni missionary says he hopes Pope Francis will renew ‘this beautiful country drenched in blood’

Pope Francis said when he was four he used to go food shopping with his mother (Photo: AP)

The Pope made the remark in an interview with a Dutch homeless man

RTE is changing the Angelus (Niall Carson/PA Wire)

Revamped slot will be for people ‘of all faiths and none’

Pope Francis meets street paper vendor Marc from Utrecht in the Netherlands

Pope Francis’s interview with a homeless man will appear in the Big Issue tomorrow

A supporter of marijuana legalization wears a Lucha Libre wrestling mask decorated with a marijuana leaf as he celebrates outside the Supreme Court in Mexico City (Photo: AP)

Church spokesman says ruling that may pave the way to legalisation is ‘incredibly irresponsible’