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The Virgin and Child, made in England in the 14th century (Photograph: the Trustees of the British Museum)

Masterpiece that survived the Reformation is now on display at the British Museum

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Cardinal Raymond Burke (PA)

The cardinal said the devil tries to sow doubt in Catholics’ minds about defending human life publicly

Hilaire Belloc, one of England's most prolific writers  (AP Photo)

Jim Malia was inspired by Belloc’s outspoken Catholicism

Pius VII sits behind Napoleon in Jacques-Louis David’s coronation painting (1807)

Locking up the Pope alienated millions of the faithful and was one of Bonaparte’s most stupid mistakes

The Château de Compiègne

The fine parish church of St Jacques in Compiègne has a side chapel dedicated to 16 Carmelites martyred in the Revolution

The Basilica of St Martin in Tours

In Tours a fine basilica was built on the site of a vast medieval church knocked down during the Revolution

Pope Benedict XVI speaks at the general audience this morning

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