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Metropolitan Boulos, left, and Yohanna Ibrahim, kidnapped two years ago today

Greek Orthodox patriarch makes appeal for kidnapped prelates, one of them his brother

Police apparently foiled attacks on two churches in the city (AP)

An alleged Islamic extremist planned to attack two churches, according to reports

Blessed Louis and Marie Zélie Guerin Martin, the parents of St Thérèse of Lisieux  (CNS photo/courtesy of Sanctuary of Lisieux)

Blessed Louis and Zélie Martin are expected to be declared saints at the family synod in October and their relics will tour the UK next month

Maronite Patriarch Bechara Rai: 'We pray for all the martyrs who were killed' (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 22/04/15

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Migrants arrive at Zefyros beach near the coast of Rhodes, Greece (CNS)

Cardinal Marx says migrant deaths represent a ‘defeat for everything that makes the European Union a community of values’

Bishop Robert Finn (CNS)

US bishop was convicted in September 2012 of failing to report an accusation of child abuse

Pope Francis (CNS)

Francis sends message to the patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church after latest ISIS massacre

Pope Francis and Chief Rabbi Goldschmidt (L'Osservatore Romano)

Pope Francis met a 30-member delegation from the Conference of European Rabbis at the Vatican

The Shroud of Turin on public display (CNS)

The Shroud of Turin has been put on display to the public until June 24

A statue of Blessed Junipero Serra in California (CNS/Bob Mullen)

The canonisation will take place on September 23 at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington