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Cardinal Sarah speaks at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast (CNS)

The cardinal said divorce, cohabitation and same-sex marriage hurt children and make it harder to discover God’s love

Daniel and Amy McArthur of Ashers Baking Company, leaving Belfast High Court (PA)

In the struggle to preserve the freedoms of conscience and religion, we do not get to pick our battles

Pope Francis leads ecumenical vespers at the Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls in 2014 (CNS)

Churches should work together on points of common agreement not strive for the impossible

Cardinal Pell: Cameron's move was 'at odds with the core beliefs of all mainstream Christian churches, including his own'

Vatican cardinal says decision to legalise same-sex marriage reveals British Prime Minister’s ‘confusion’

Gay rights campaigners outside a press conference at Canterbury Cathedral in Kent following the conclusion of the Anglican Communion Primates meeting (PA)

The slow-motion schism of the Anglican Communion does appear to be a cautionary tale

The Pope talks to the Cardinals before the Synod

The Church is accused of being ‘out of touch’ in the results of a Church wide survey looking at family and married life

New Extremism Disruption Orders should be applied to those who “teach”  Christian views about marriage in the classroom (PA)

Mark Spencer MP wants to introduce banning orders which would prevent schools teaching about the Christian definition of marriage

Daniel McArthur of Ashers Bakers faces the media (PA)

Redefining marriage has had unintended consequences

Daniel and Amy McArthur of Ashers Bakery outside Belfast County Court (PA)

Ashers Bakery refused to make a cake with an image of Sesame Street’s Bert and Ernie and the phrase, ‘Support gay marriage’

'We have fallen into a hysteria about our children – which dictates that parents and the state must battle for control and culpability' (PA)

Under the terms of the proposed ‘Cinderella law’ parents could face up to ten years in prison for ’emotional neglect’