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Pope Francis has recognised Valentin Palencia Marquina as a Servant of God

General Gilbert Diendere, who led the short-lived military coup in Burkina Faso last month, now seeks sanctuary

One of Ireland’s greatest playwrights, Friel was educated at Maynooth

Cardinal Vincent Nichols urged them ‘to let the Holy Spirit fire your imaginations’

Chris Harper-Mercer was reportedly asking victims their religion before shooting them

Meeting ‘should not be considered a form of support of her position’

Pope Francis has released his message for the 2016 World Day for Migrants and Refugees

Bishop Egan: ‘We want to to hear from anyone who no longer identifies as Catholic’

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Priest’s celebration during Mass the next day makes headlines