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Oscar Romero will be  beatified in May (AP)

Cardinal Vincent Nichols speaks at ecumenical service for Oscar Romero

Richard III's coffin inside Leicester Cathedral (PA)

Cardinal gives homily during historic ceremony in Leicester on Sunday

A statue of the Virgin Mary (CNS)

Bishops say Marian emails and texts circulated in Ivory Coast may disturb public order

Cardinal Kasper (Photo: CNS)

The cardinal says he hopes the synod would find a ‘common answer, with a large majority’

The Pope holds a pocket-sized version of the Gospel that was distributed by the homeless during the Angelus (AP)

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Bishop Launay Saturne of Jacmel, Haiti  (CNS/Bob Roller)

‘The teachers are not being paid. The schools are in bad shape,’ says Bishop Launay Saturne

Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe shows the relic of St Januarius's blood to Pope Francis (AP/Andrew Medichini)

The blood last liquefied in a pope’s presence in 1848

Bishop Richard Moth (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

The new bishop will be installed on May 28, the 50th anniversary of the diocese

Melkite Patriarch Gregory III Laham (CNS/Khaled al Hariri, Reuters)

‘It is reckless to think of military interventions,’ says Melkite Patriarch Gregory III Laham

Cardinal Keith O'Brien (Photo: CNS)

It is the first time a cardinal has taken such a step since 1927