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The cardinal presented the document during a press conference at the Vatican this morning

Here we provide a short summary of the Pope’s apostolic exhortation released today

A footnote narrowly addresses the question of Communion for the divorced and remarried

The denial of Communion is a supremely grave matter which raises a host of tricky questions

The fault lines in Anglicanism revealed at last week’s primates meeting will not simply disappear

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Madeleine Teahan interviews Cardinal Peter Turkson

The social teaching of the Church is often described as a ‘seamless garment’ and this is even more true of the sacraments

Article quoting Pope Francis by Eugenio Scalfari is ‘in no way reliable’, says Vatican spokesman

Synod members disagree on whether final report opens Communion to remarried on a case-by-case basis

Archbishop Mark Coleridge has called for ‘a new kind of pastoral creativity’