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Pope Benedict XVI waves as he leaves his weekly general audience (Photo: CNS)

Ecumenical movement has led to ‘a sense of brotherhood’ among Christians, Benedict XVI says at general audience

Fr Lombardi: the Vatican does not have a 'universal position on mandatory reporting' because laws are so different from country to country (Photo: CNS)

Fr Lombardi responds to furore over 1997 Vatican letter expressing concerns over ‘mandatory reporting’ of abuse cases

Bishop Arthur Roche of Leeds, chairman of ICEL, oversaw the drafting of the new translation (Photo: CNS)

Bishops’ conference of England and Wales announces timetable for introducing new Mass translation into parishes

The Vatican issues decree of erection for the personal ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham

Michael Gove speaks to teaching staff at Haberdashers' Aske's Knights Academy in Bromley, Kent (Gareth Fuller/PA Wire)

Catholic Education Service urges Government to consider voluntary-aided academies part-funded by Catholics

Ordinariate decree is made public

The decree establishes that the Ordinary, Fr Keith Newton, will be a voting member of the bishops’ conference

The three former Anglican bishops are pictured during their ordination as Catholic priests in Westminster Cathedral today (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

The Holy See issues a communique to mark the establishment of the world’s first personal ordinariate

The first three members of the world's first ordinariate: Fr Keith Newton, Fr Andrew Burnham and Fr John Broadhurst (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

The head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith announces the establishment of the world’s first personal ordinariate

Fr Keith Newton, left, is pictured during the ordination Mass at Westminster Cathedral today (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

The first Ordinary for the personal ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham in Britain speaks for the first time

Archbishop Vincent Nichols with the first clergy of the world's first Personal Ordinariate (Photo: James Bradley)

Archbishop Vincent Nichols preaches at ordination Mass: Full text of his homily