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The number of Oratorian communities has doubled in England in just three years

Cardinal urges new recruits to ‘give witness to the joyful message of true life’

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

Researchers have kept embryos alive in a laboratory for 13 days

Holy Father echoes Martin Luther King as he shares vision for continent

The centre, at Britain’s largest Catholic university, seeks to ‘bring the riches of Catholic teaching into the national conversation’

At a Year of Mercy service for those who weep the Pope said the ‘bitterest tears are caused by human evil’

Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen will lead the Diocese of Parramatta

Cardinal Karl Lehmann of Mainz said the rejection of lists of names showed ‘intolerable disrespect’ for a country’s Church