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Prof Louise Richardson has worked at Harvard

Professor Louise Richardson is an expert on terrorism

Fr Jacques Mourad was kidnapped last week

Fr Mourad was abducted last week just oustide ISIS-controlled Syria

The entrance to the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)

Cardinal Dziwisz says Polish bishops hope Pope will visit death camp during next year’s World Youth Day

Cardinal Charles Bo, pictured in January (CNS/Soe Zeya Tun, Reuters)

‘An immense tragedy is taking place on the seas of Southeast Asia,’ says Cardinal Charles Bo

Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, president of the Pontifical Council for the Family (CNS/Alessandro Bianchi, Reuters

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Bishop Richard Moth (Photo: Mazur/

Bishop Richard Moth was installed at Arundel Cathedral this afternoon

Cardinal Reinhard Marx, president of the German bishops' conference (CNS)

German, Swiss and French bishops wanted to ‘enrich thinking’ about the foundations of the synod

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The Ashers bakery manager Daniel McArthur and his wife Amy last week (PA)

Ashers owners say they hope the law ‘will allow us and other Christians to live out their faith’

A statue of Mary and the child Jesus is carried in procession as Pope Francis leads a Marian prayer service in St Peter's Square (Photo: CNS)

Archbishop McMahon and Missionaries of Charity are to lead hundreds of people through the city