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The stamp to mark the canonisation of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

The Vatican Philatelic and Numismatic Office announced the stamp’s release on Friday

Pigeons fly past the dome of India's Supreme Court building in New Delhi (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

India’s Supreme Court has made technical bigamists of Catholics who have remarried after an annulment. But it has not acted unreasonably

Pope Francis pictured at yesterday's Jubilee for the sick and persons with disabilities (AP)

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Bishop Mar Jacob Muricken of the Syro-Malabar Eastern church

Bishop Mar Jacob Muricken donates one of his kidneys to save the life of a poor Hindu man

Chinese Catholics carry a statue of Our Lady of Sheshan in procession in May 2009 (CNS/UCAN)

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Bishop Prasad Gallela of the Diocese of Cuddapah, India (CNS)

Bishop Prasad Gallela of Cuddapah was blindfolded, handcuffed and abducted shortly after celebrating Mass

Generation Hope premiered with events taking place across six continents

Generation Hope was filmed at the charity’s projects in Malawi, Haiti, and India and features Hollywood actor Gerard Butler

Pope Francis is driven through the crowd as he arrives in St Peter's Square on Saturday (AP)

Francis called for Fr Uzhunnalil and ‘all people kidnapped in areas of armed conflict’ to be set free

Indian policemen guard the Puttingal temple complex (AP)

An explosion at a Hindu temple killed at least 100 people and injured many more

Fr Walter Ciszek

It’s easy to feel powerless when a good priest such as Fr Tom Uzhunnalil is abducted, but we can pray to the souls of priests who were imprisoned unfairly