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Bishop Philip Egan (Photo: Mazur)

Bishop Egan issued the warning after MPs voted in favour of the legislation by a sizeable majority

Cardinal Roger Mahony (CNS photo/Nancy Phelan Wiechec)

Cardinal Mahony is disciplined after files show failure to address abuse allegations

Under current law pharmacists may refuse to sell the pill but must direct the customer to another provider (Photo: PA)

Academics say right of pharmacists to refuse to sell the pill should be abolished

Lord Carlile says doctors who put patients on the end-of-life pathway without their consent should be struck off (Photo: PA)

Lord Carlile says doctors who put patients on the end-of-life pathway without their consent should be struck off

MPs will debate the Bill at its second reading next Tuesday (Photo: PA)

Here we publish the bishops’ conference briefing in full

A replica of the Coronation Crown at Sotheby's (Photo: PA)

Jacob Rees-Mogg says he will try to amend the Bill to allow Catholics to become monarch

Michael Gove                Photo: PA

An official has said that any decision about sacking teachers who refuse to teach about same-sex marriage, ultimately rests with Strasbourg and not the Government

Students in New Delhi take part in a vigil one month after the young woman's death (Photo: PA)

The bishops’ plea comes amid a national outcry over the rape and murder of a student on a bus

Benedict XVI ventures into the world of social media with a papal tweet (Photo: CNS)

In World Communications Day message Benedict XVI emphasises the value of ‘reasoned debate’

London's Docklands financial district (Photo: PA)

English bishops back call by lobby group for ‘unjust debts’ to be cancelled