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Libya’s Christian community is not the first to face extinction in North Africa

The Church west of Egypt has long been plagued by heresy, piracy and persecution

Catholics ‘trapped and helpless’ in Libya after Islamist gains

Government flee after militants seize Tripoli and Benghazi

Reports: Pope Francis to visit Turkey in November

Meeting with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I and visit to Turkey-Iraq border could take place

An author’s story that shows faith is a gradual process

Philip Trower’s recollections of his spiritual journey shows that a belief in God can be taught and caught in many different ways

Cardinal Brady: Election of Pope Francis was the highlight of my life

The cardinal will be replaced by Archbishop Eamon Martin who has served as coadjutor since early 2013

Ukrainian Church leader: West must help stop Putin

‘People should realise what’s happening here has worldwide implications,’ says Bishop Dzyurakh

The Church is growing fast in South Korea

The Confucian kingdom sought to exterminate Catholics but now the whole country admires the Church

How I moved from my megachurch to Catholicism

It caused uproar in Sweden when I left my Protestant ministry and became a Catholic

Catholic Church silent as Scotland prepares to vote on independence

Despite historical fears of sectarianism, some former Catholics have become Scottish Nationalists

Giving credit where it’s due to Pope Paul VI

Despite severe challenges, the Church did not enter a steep decline the end of the pontiff’s reign