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Vice President Joe Biden, left, and Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine share a platform in Pittsburgh earlier this month (PA)

Bishops have a duty to challenge ‘devout Catholics’ whose actions contradict Church teaching

Cardinal Christoph Schönborn (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Cardinal Schönborn issued a clarification after suggesting many Muslims wanted an ‘Islamic conquest’ of Europe

Tributes to slain priest  Fr Hamel in  Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, Normandy (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 14/09/16

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh, the Saudi grand mufti, comments have angered some Shia Muslims (AP)

The Sunni-Shia conflict forces Governments to make tricky diplomatic choices. Iran seems a better prospect

Children hold signs supporting their families' lifestyle at a polygamy rally (AP Photo/Douglas C. Pizac)

A Muslim man in Italy has called for legalised polygamy following same-sex marriage. There are plenty of reasons to resist

Anjem Choudary is facing jail after he was convicted at the Old Bailey of drumming up support for the Islamic State terror group. (PA)

His two decades of propagandising for murder are a great reproach to the British legal system and the broadcasters who gave him such publicity

A photo of Fr Hamel is displayed during his funeral Mass at Rouen cathedral (AP)

It is futile to deny that ISIS can legitimately claim to be Islamic – even if it is out of sync with mainstream Islam

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Pope Francis speaks to journalists aboard his flight to Rome (CNS)

The Pope spoke to reporters on the flight back to Rome from Kraków

Pope Francis steps out from the plane as he arrives in Poland earlier this year (AP)

Does the Holy Father believe that ISIS is really a front for something else?