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Bishop Egan makes comments in weekly diocesan email bulletin

But why does an author hailing ‘life without sex’ on the paper’s website need to remain anonymous?

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Parliamentarians believe a change in rules would lead to growth of the priesthood

Good must come from this sad affair

Scotland’s cardinal tells the BBC that clerical celibacy could, in principle, be re-considered

Last night’s ‘Catholics’ was a worthwhile and sensitive portrayal of seminary life, devoid of sensationalism

More than 140 Austrian, German and Swiss professors also urged the Church to ordain women

In 1970 Fr Joseph Ratzinger signed a petition that suggested the Church re-examine the obligation of priestly celibacy, according to a German newspapaer

As an ordinariate looks set to be established by next week, the debate about married priests reopens