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The Pope met Patriarch Mathias of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church at the Vatican on Monday

Francis was speaking after reciting the Angelus in St Peter’s Square on Sunday

The parliamentary report recommends allowing assisted suicide for people with psychiatric conditions and some minors

The cardinal gave evidence to royal commission via video link from Rome

Speaking at the end of Mass, Bishop Paul Tighe said he had been ‘called to service’ by his faith

The producer of Spotlight, which chronicles The Boston Globe’s investigation into the cover-up of clerical abuse, spoke out after the film won best picture at Sunday’s ceremony

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Diplomats of the Holy See ‘don’t give up easily’, says Vatican official Archbishop Gallagher

Those seeking to end their lives lack ‘the proper disposition for the anointing of the sick’

Cardinal Müller says proselytism ‘is practically a manipulation of the conscience’