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Chris Bain, director of Cafod (Photo: mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

The theologian had signed a letter to Polish bishops calling for ‘early, safe and legal abortion’

Vandals destroy a crucifix they looted from a church amid student protests in Santiago (AP)

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Bishop Matano of Rochester and Father Daniel White chat with Sister Mariam Caritas, immediate left, and Mother Agnes Mary Donovan, superior general of the Sisters of Life, at the religious community's 25th anniversary party (CNS)

Cardinal Dolan said the growth of the Sisters of Life was ‘a booster shot for all of us’

Families demonstrate at Westminster against plans for a new screening technique which could lead to more abortions of the disabled (AP)

Bill introduced by Conservative peer Lord Shinkwin would end the abortion up to birth of disabled babies

A pregnancy test and instructions (PA)

Babies conceived through illicit affairs are innocent. We should pray to St Rita for them

(Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire)

The latest statistics show the faulty logic of the pro-abortion argument

The total number of abortions increased in 2015 (PA)

The number of repeat abortions in England and Wales in 2015 went up to 70,294 in total

The Royal College of Midwives is backing a campaign led by the abortion provider BPAS (PA)

The RCM’s new policy on abortion was formally announced in a statement published last week

The March for Life took place in Birmingham on Saturday (Twitter/@March4LifeUK)

Birmingham’s March for Life was bigger and better than ever, and, despite some protests, passed off in relative tranquility