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The Vatican has released a translation of the speech delivered by Francis at the Apostolic Palace

The remaining all-Christian villages in the region are picturesque and prosperous and trace their history to the first century

Violence mounts following synagogue murders

Cardinal says innocent citizens are caught in a ‘vice of conflicting ideologies’

Religious leaders from all over the world paused to pray in wake of synagogue attack

Cardinal will visit Holocaust memorial and Gaza

Attachments to holy places shouldn’t be a cause of violence, says religious council

Vatican’s UN nuncio makes comments in statement to Security Council

On St John Paul II’s first feast day, we pick out piece from our archives that asks, how will history judge the Polish Pope?