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The Church in Lesotho has recorded a rise in the ‘alarming’ number of human rights abuses by the government

November 5 will mark the beatification of 38 Catholic martyrs persecuted under the Albanian communist regime in the latter part of the 20th century

In a telegram, Francis entrusted the protection of the 23 people killed in the crash in the south of Italy to the Virgin Mary

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The Vatican on Monday released the itinerary for the Caucasus trip which begins on September 30

Sr Blandina Segale, a Sister of Charity, founded schools and worked with the poor

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Brian Bergkamp, aged 24, has been missing since Saturday

The anniversary offers a chance for older and younger generations to continue ‘the pursuit of Argentina’s destiny’, the Pope has said

Acting on Pope Francis’s wishes, a Vatican official is in Cairo to visit al-Azhar University

The cardinal and the new Conservative leader have previously worked together in the fight against human trafficking