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Burma military at a flag-raising ceremony (PA)

Two Baptist pastors who had shown journalists a Catholic church allegedly damaged by airstrikes were summoned to an army base

Bishop John Arnold (Mazur/

The proposals announced by Bishop John Arnold will also see the merger of around 100 parishes

Cardinal O'Malley at a Vatican press conference (CNS)

Pope Francis names Cardinal Sean O’Malley as the newest member of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith

Members of the special police forces stand guard to secure the area around the Coptic Orthodox cathedral complex destroyed in December's bombing (CNS)

At the time of the attack, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi called for the accused to be held accountable

Pope Francis exchanges gifts with Fra' Matthew Festing, prince and grand master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, during a private audience last year (CNS)

Knights say investigation is aimed at limiting order’s sovereignty

Relatives of prisoners who were victims of a recent prison riot bury their loved ones  (CNS)

Almost 100 inmates have died in Brazil since the turn of the year

'The crisis in social care is the sign of a much wider crisis in society' (PA)

Far too many old people are placed in care homes, rather than being looked after by their families

Olga Woltering, one of the five victims of the shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida (CNS)

Olga Woltering was on her way to a cruise with her husband to celebrate his birthday

A worker of the Piacenti restoration centre works on a mosaic in the Church of the Nativity  (CNS)

The restoration project at the the site traditionally believed to be the birthplace of Jesus has already uncovered a Crusades-era mosaic

The Cathedral of St Paul in St Paul, Minnesota (CNS)

The infant was left in a plastic laundry basket at the entrance to the church