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Bishop Philip Egan (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Bishop Egan says in a pastoral letter that sin is not like a ‘stain to be dry-cleaned’ but more a ‘lack of love or lovelessness’

Cardinal John Henry Newman, one of the great intellectual minds of the church in the 19th century, is seen in a portrait provided by the Catholic Church in England and Wales (CNS photo/courtesy of the Catholic Church of England and Wales)

English bishops say the progress of his Cause is a source of ‘great joy’

Bishop Egan (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Bishop Egan made the suggestion in his pastoral letter

Pope Francis waves as he leaves at the end of the family synod (AP)

Letters from the Synod: October 27

Reports and commentary, from Rome and elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

African synod fathers attend a meeting in Rome on Wednesday (CNS)

Reports and commentary, from Rome and elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

Pope Francis (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Bishop Philip Egan said the ‘alert’ is for everyone in the diocese to help put Laudato Si into action

Bishop Egan said children need a mother and a father ©Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk

Bishop Philip Egan defended marriage in an editorial for the Catholic Medical Quarterly

Bishop Philip Egan (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Bishop Egan makes remark at Mass welcoming the relics of Blesseds Louis and Zélie Martin

Bishop Philip Egan (Flickr/Mazur)

Bishop Egan appeals for prayers ahead of the synod on the family in October

Bishop Egan (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Clergy urged to check that charities’ activities are not contrary to Church teaching