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The Pope will make the pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima when he visits Portugal on May 12-13.

The New York priest and author tells Francis Phillips about his biggest influences, cultural retreat, and Lenten exercises

Pope Francis visited the parish of St Mary Josefa on the edge of the Diocese of Rome

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Last Testament has much to delight Benedict’s admirers, but on one crucial point it leaves me uneasy

Archbishop Fulton Sheen’s family plan to transfer the sainthood candidate’s remains from New York to Peoria

In these extracts from his new book-length interview, the Pope Emeritus reflects on his ‘guillotine’ election, his achievements as Pope and his tendency to ‘think too much’

Cardinal Willem Eijk said an encyclical may be necessary to counter the idea that gender can be determined by personal choice

Sally Read explains why she thinks the Mass is a beautiful poem