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'Still today there are people who kill, who persecute in the name of God' (Photo: PA)

His comments in homily follow the printing of photographs apparently showing crucifixions in Syria

The Crowdfunder appeal

Manchester priest is raising money to turn presbytery into community centre

Archbishop Stack and Deacon Sixtus

Archbishop Stack offers Cardiff cathedral as home for ordinariate group

Marie Collins, right, is a member of the papal commission (PA)

Commission includes Cardinal O’Malley as well as a British peer and an Irish abuse survivor

Archbishop Gregory (Photo: CNS)

Archbishop Gregory of Atlanta says he regrets state’s new law ‘more than I can possibly express’

Cora Sherlock

Mary O’Regan meets the softly spoken but steely campaigner seeking the repeal of Ireland’s abortion law

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Print edition: May 2 2014

This week we bring you exclusive eye-witness accounts of the papal canonisations from Sky broadcast journalist Colin Brazier, Dame Joanna Bogle and Jo-Anne Rowney. We also include full reports on the ceremony itself and Pope Francis’s homily along with a brilliant canonisation cartoon from cartoonist and author, Simone Lia. We also have in-depth coverage on […]

Daily Readings: May 4 – 10

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

Third Sunday of Easter, Acts 2:14, 22-33; Ps 16; 1 Pt 1:17-21; Lk 24:13-35 (Year A)

Pius V arranged the forming of the Holy League

Pope St Pius V (April 30) focused on restoring morality to Rome