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An amendment to enable more child refugees to come to the UK was defeated in the House of Commons last night

Labour, SNP and Conservative MPs have tabled a motion praising the Pope’s achievements

‘If every parish in the country did the same it might at last wake up our political classes to the scale of the suffering,’ Aid to the Church in Need has said

Ahead of Parliament vote on Trident renewal, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales said deploying nuclear weapons ‘does not fit within the Just War tradition’

Cardinal Nichols said that international assistance is required in the Middle East

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The motion calls on the Government to table a resolution at the UN Security Council

Fiona Bruce’s motion calls for the Government to involve the International Criminal Court via the UN

Conservative rebels helped defeat the proposal, which would have allowed large shops to stay open for longer

We cannot ignore this genocide

Until the murderous persecution of Christians by ISIS is recognised for what it is, its perpetrators cannot be brought to international justice