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Pope Francis commissioned a study into the role of women deacons

The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith’s letter to bishops around the world has been published

The letter, Iuvenescit Ecclesia, regarding the relationship between hierarchical and charismatic gifts in the life and the mission of the Church has been sent to bishops by the CDF

In a joint statement, Syriac patriarchs said ‘the wound of forced emigration is still bleeding’

Trial begins of four men accused of carrying out religiously aggravated assault

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Aid to the Church in Need’s Be God’s Mercy initiative will be launched in Rome on Friday

The consistory on June 20 is scheduled to approve the canonisations of four men and one woman, including Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity

The shooting at a crowded nightclub left 49 people dead and many more injured

The scholars said the council is ‘an opportunity to commence a new phase of Orthodox witness’