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Pope Francis greets bishops inside St Peter's Basilica (Photo: PA)

Vigilance against the wiles of Satan, who roams the earth, seeking whom he may devour, is fundamental to the faith of the New Testament

An Orthodox church is reflected in an OSCE building in Montenegro (AP)

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St Augustine, who completed, rather than replaced, Anglo-Saxon culture

Today we celebrate the man who converted the Anglo-Saxons, neither a multiculturalist nor a cultural imperialist

Smoking in public places is now banned in the UK Photo: PA

Cigarette smoking doesn’t damage the soul but pornography does irreparable harm to it. If this is the case with adults, how much more so, on the impressionable souls and minds of children?

Pope Francis gesticulates during yesterday's Angelus address (AP)

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British newspapers report on the Woolwich attack (Yui Mok/PA Wire)

The Woolwich murderers were motivated by a particular brand of theology

A man weeps outside the Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich (PA)

Would it not be more just to execute perpetrators rather than incarcerate them?

Pope Francis greets the Italian bishops in St Peter's Basilica (AP)

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Pope Francis greets the Pope Emeritus at Castel Gandolfo (CNS)

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