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Pope Francis's new encyclical will address the issue of inequality in the distribution of resources (CNS)

The Archbishop of Huancayo says encyclical released this month will have ‘many critics’

The entrance to the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)

Cardinal Dziwisz says Polish bishops hope Pope will visit death camp during next year’s World Youth Day

Syrians in Aleppo clear the streets after shelling (Photo: CNS)

Bishop Audo says that almost everyone would leave Aleppo if they could

Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for Eastern Churches, greets a young displaced Iraqi in Erbil (CNS photo/John E. Kozar, CNEWA)

Cardinal Leonardo Sandri also praised the ‘heroic’ service of priests

Bishop Paul Simick of Nepal visits an earthquake survivor (Photo: CNS)

The bishop visited the worst affected areas in the capital yesterday

Pope Francis prays at the Colosseum during the Way of the Cross (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Holy Father offers reflection at the end of the Way of the Cross at the Colosseum

Jean Vanier, founder of the International federation of L'Arche communities (CNS)

Vanier won this year’s Templeton Prize

Indian Cardinal Oswald Gracias (CNS)

Officials to investigate why Archbishop Roche and Archbishop Rugambwa’s visa applications were rejected

Bishop John H Ricard Below: Demonstrators hold signs in Oakland (CNS)

Bishop John H Ricard said that the divide between blacks and whites must be addressed

Patriarch Twal visits Iraqi Christian refugees in Jordan (CNS)

Patriarch Fouad Twal said that violence led to more violence