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The Vatican's outgoing Secretary of State Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone with Pope Francis (CNS)

Road accident claims the life of 21-year-old French woman

Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu (Photo: PA)

Replacement of social fund threatens ‘safety net’ for people in financial crisis

The Vision of St Bridget depicted in a manuscript from 1530

St Bridget of Sweden (July 23) the most celebrated of Sweden’s saints

Daily readings: July 21-27

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

Sixteenth Sunday of the Year, Gn 18:1-10A; Ps 15; Col 1:24-28; Lk 10:38-42 (Year C)

Cardinal Walter Kasper (CNS)

Cardinal tells Italian newspaper that Pope will change Church agenda to focus on the poor

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Print Edition 19.7.13

In this week’s print edition of The Catholic Herald Laura Keynes on the humour of Pope Francis; James La Fanu recounts his swim with the Galapagos turtles; Jonathan Luxmoore reports on the struggles of Christians in the Central African Republic; Fr Charles Whittaker discusses Francis and fast cars; Dylan Parry says a down-sized papacy is […]

Bishop Kieran Conry  (Photo: Mazur)

Bishop Kieran Conry makes plea in Home Mission Sunday video

Pope Francis (AP)

Trip to Brazil will be “a bit of an adventure,” says Vatican

Supporters of same-sex marriage gather outside Parliament in London (PA)

Archbishops say new law ‘heralds a profound social change’