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‘We do not serve ideas, we serve people,’ Francis tells hundreds of thousands in Revolution Square

The cardinal led the Catholic Church in Hungary as the country moved from communism to democracy

Pope Francis discussed poverty at morning Mass at his Vatican residence

The Cuban leader claims he may come back to the Church, but is it nothing more than a canny move to shift the focus from the repressive nature of his regime?

Her story shows how easily the best human impulses can be twisted to evil

The Holy See has ended a historic quarrel and promoted world peace

Warning comes 25 years after Catholicism was re-legalised in the country

A quarter century after the Communist nightmare ended, it is the East where Christianity is rising again

The Archbishop of Canterbury’s campaign against payday lenders shows the influence of distributism, says Carl Packman

Two rich men demonstrate the importance of sharing wealth