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Pope Benedict XVI shakes hands with Muhammad al-Sammak, adviser to the chief mufti of Lebanon (Photo: CNS)

Muslim scholars address Synod of Bishops

Islam promotes respect for Christians and Jews, Muslim scholars tell Synod

Catholic and Anglican bishops gather at Lambeth Palace as they await the arrival of Pope Benedict XVI on September 17                                                                    (Chris Ison/PA Wire)

Catholic group in the General Synod claims that traditionalists will secure new provisions

Pope Benedict XVI greets pilgrims during his general audience in St Peter's Square (Photo: CNS)

Pope names 24 new cardinals

List includes a large number of Italians but not Archbishop Nichols of Westminster or Archbishop Dolan of New York

Seminarians pictured at the Pontifical North American College in Rome (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Holy Father recalls his difficult path to priesthood in Nazi Germany

Pope Benedict XVI and Lord Sacks at a meeting of religious leaders at St Mary's University, Twickenham, last month (Photo: PA)

Lord Sacks describes meeting Pope Benedict XVI in Twickenham last month as a moment he ‘shall never forget’

Pope greets Sister Maria Casey, postulator of the Cause of Mary MacKillop, at the canonisation Mass in St Peter's Square (Photo: CNS)

Pope Benedict XVI proclaims six new saints, including a Canadian brother known as the ‘Miracle Man of Montreal’

Bishop of Fulham to take up Ordinariate

Bishop John Broadhurst has become the first Anglo-Catholic bishop to announce formally that he will resign before the end of the year to join an Ordinariate

The Catholics with Attitude company website

Catholics with Attitude to expand across the Atlantic after sales double thanks to the papal visit

Kent parish makes first move towards Ordinariate

An Anglican parish in Kent makes the first moves towards joining an Ordinariate in a lay driven initiative

The exact cost is not yet known but estimates suggest the Church in Britain is still several million short