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The Government recorded that 582 abortions were performed on unborn babies with Down's Syndrome in 2010 (Photo: PA)

Hundreds more children with Down’s Syndrome may be being aborted each year than figures show

Archbishop Smith has urged priests to do all they can to oppose the marriage Bill (Photo: Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

In accompanying letter Archbishop Smith urges priests to ‘do all you can’ to oppose Bill

Lance Armstrong in 2010 (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Sports official in the Pontifical Council for Culture says commercial pressures reduce athletes to commodities

British Airways employee Nadia Eweida celebrates winning her case in London (Photo: PA)

Out of the four British Christians who claimed discrimination only Nadia Eweida, employee of British Airways, won her appeal

Mgr Keith Newton celebrated mass at the church of Our Lady of the Assumption and St Gregory(Photo: Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

Letter to Telegraph says legislation would erode ability of faithful to ‘participate fully’ in public life

The bishops, including Bishop Declan Lang of Clifton, centre, celebrate Mass at Amman in Jordan (Photo: Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

Bishops from the US and Europe issue statement at the end of their visit to the Holy Land

Tyburn Nuns pictured in Peru

Convent in northern Nigeria will be the order’s seventh to open in 20 years

The wax figure of St John Bosco, pictured in St Chad's Cathedral in Birmingham, contains relics from the saint's arm (Photo: Peter Jennings)

Schoolchildren who came to venerate relics in Birmingham are told that smiling makes a difference

Christian activist Mona Makram Obeid speaks at a session in parliament after the approval of the new constitution (PA photo)

Three Coptic bishops strongly criticise document, saying it is shaped by Sharia law

Bishop Fellay, superior general of the SSPX (Photo: CNS)

Bishop Fellay made the comment during a two-hour talk in Canada