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Islamic State fighters stand guard at a checkpoint in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul (CNS)

John Pontifex blogs on the plight of Iraqi Christians

SSPX leader Bishop Bernard Fellay in Ecône in 2009 (CNS)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 03/10/14

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Honduran Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga (CNS)

The last six years has been a continuation of a 25-year period that has seen absolute poverty falling more rapidly than at any previous time in history

Cardinal Kasper and Cardinal Oullet hold opposing views on Communion for the dicorce and re-married (CNS)

As Mary Eberstadt points out promoting stable marriages makes sound economic sense

It's vital to have forums where Catholics can express their opinions freely (AP)

A brief guide to the vagaries of our commenting system

The T-shirt worn by one of the group of Lampedusa survivors who met the Pope (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 02/10/14

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Pope Francis greets prelates after the general audience (AP)

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 01/10/14

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We need to believe in the Church as a theological reality (AP)

Whenever we are tempted to compromise with middle-class, liberal mores, we need to ‘choose Catholic’

Cardinal Kasper speaks to a journalist at his home in Rome (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 30/09/14

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