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Fr Laurence Soper (EPA/Metropolitan Police)

Fr Laurence Soper was arrested on Sunday after returning to the UK from Kosovo

Villagers walk toward Goma, Congo, to flee regional fighting  (CNS photo/Dai Kurokawa, EPA)

Pope Francis and the UN have called for action after at least 36 Christians are hacked to death

US track and field athlete Joe Kovacs competes in shot put during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro (CNS photo/Dominic Ebenbichler, Reuters)

Joe Kovacs, a member of the Knights of Columbus, was trained in the sport by his mother

Bishop Kevin Farrell (AP Photo/LM Otero, Files)

Bishop Kevin Farrell, head of the new office for marriage and family life, say the subjects are key for the future of society

Italian chef Massimo Bottura poses for a photo at his gourmet soup kitchen ReffetoRio Gastromotiva in Rio de Janeiro (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

Massimo Bottura, one of the world’s top chefs, said: ‘We want to rebuild the dignity of people’

People gather in front of Milan's Duomo cathedral during a gay rights demonstration prior to a vote to change laws on same-sex unions (AP)

Leader of Muslim group says there is ‘no reason’ for polygamy not to be permitted now that same-sex unions have been legalised

Toby Kebbell and Pilou Asbaek star in a scene from the movie "Ben Hur." (CNS photo/Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc)

The Catholic couple behind the film say they hope it delivers a ‘message of reconciliation’

Pope Francis exchanges gifts with French President Francois Hollande at the Vatican (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)

Pope Francis has met privately at the Vatican with President Hollande

Pope Francis waves as he arrives to lead his general audience (CNS)

The pontiff tells general audience that the faithful must demonstrate kindness not just in thought but by deeds

Bishop Kevin J. Farrell of the Diocese of Dallas will begin the new role in September (CNS photo/Rebecca Kirstin Patton, The Texas Catholic)

Bishop Kevin Farrell of Dallas will head the Vatican’s new department