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Christ comes to us as the living Word

Fifteenth Sunday of the Year, Isaiah 55:10-11; Romans 8: 18-23; Mathew 13: 1-23 (Year A)

St Camillus, patron saint of the sick, depicted with Christ

The saint with an unusual family life

St Camillus de Lellis (July 14) was prone to aggression and gambling as a young man

Jean Riordan

A Call to Action is growing at an amazing rate, but do even its members know what it really stands for?

Harvey Hawkins with his younger brother Jayden

Parents of a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour are trying to raise money for pilgrimage


Print Edition: July 11 2014

This week we bring you an exclusive report on Archbishop Rino Fischella, the head of the Pontifical Council for the New Evangelisation, who spoke at the Invocation festival in Birmingham at the weekend. We also report on the family who are trying to raise enough money to send their child with a brain tumour to […]

Baroness Hollins: 'Lord Falconer’s Bill does not try to address even the most obvious safeguarding questions'

Lord Falconer’s proposed change to the law will be debated next week

Jean-Baptise de Franssu (left), the new president of the Vatican bank, with outgoing president Ernst Von Freyberg Below: Cardinal Pell talking about Vatican finances (CNS)

Cardinal George Pell says Vatican must become ‘model of financial management’

Lord Patten organised the UK Papal Visit of 2010

The Vatican has set up an 11 member committee to advise on communications

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin (PA Photo)

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin speaks at child safeguarding conference

The Vatican bank's headquarters in the Bastion of Nicholas V at the Vatican (CNS)

Summary of figures released by Vatican press office earlier today