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The Pope has appointed Franciscans to two of the most prestigious posts in the Holy Land. Neither speaks Arabic, so what’s going on?

Pope Francis has appointed Franciscan Father Pierbattista Pizzaballa to replace Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem

The risen Jesus enables us ‘to see with his eyes of love and compassion’, says Francis

The Commission of Justice and Peace of the Assembly of the Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land released a statement yesterday

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A delegation of bishops from the Holy Land Coordination was turned away from the Cremisan Valley

Bishop Declan Lang will lead a delegation of bishops from Europe, South Africa and North America later this month

Cardinal O’Brien, who ministered to dying troops in Vietnam, suggests US public is ‘very blase’ about ISIS

Francis says courage must be shown to end rising violence between Palestinians and Israelis

Cardinal Nichols and Archbishop Martin say the schools are facing ‘impossible cuts’