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Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

The bishop says he would like both clergy and lay people to ‘review and develop our pastoral practice’

Archbishop Socrates Villegas, centre, president of the Philippines bishops' conference (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

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Pope Francis speaks during the opening of the Diocese of Rome's annual pastoral conference at the Basilica of St John Lateran in Rome (CNS photo/Tony Gentile, Reuters)

But the Vatican press office changed ‘large majority’ to ‘a part’ in its official transcript

A FIlipino couple exchange rings at a mass ceremony for survivors of the 2013 Typhoon Haiyan (AP)

Pope Francis was perhaps hyperbolic. But marriage preparation shows real failings to resist the ‘culture of impermanence’

Pope Francis discussed marriage at a meeting with Rome's parishes at St John Lateran yesterday (AP)

Our current approach to marriage preparation is failing catastrophically

Pope Francis blesses participants at a meeting of Rome's parishes in St John Lateran (AP)

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Bishop Athanasius Schneider (Photo: CNS)

Bishop Schneider said the document might lead to widespread confusion over doctrine and the sacraments

The Marriage Foundation analysed data taken from the British Household Panel Survey (PA)

A new report by the Marriage Foundation analysed data relating to 3,800 children from the ages of 11 to 16

Archbishop Eamon Martin is  Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All-Ireland (PA)

The bishops have released a pastoral document ahead of next week’s elections

Cardinal Vincent Nichols (PA)

The cardinal said that Pope Francis had offered ‘a much deeper understanding’ of discernment