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Francis celebrated Mass with Sweden’s Catholic community

Mgr Guido Marini said it can be better to wait rather than provoking more conflict

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The actor said he had known many good and holy priests and hoped future generations would too

The cardinal condemned the ‘ideological clash of factions’ over ad orientem worship

The ‘funeral without the funeral’ could refocus our attention on the Eucharistic sacrifice. It’s a lot cheaper, too

The 85-year-old French priest was killed by two Islamists while celebrating Mass

The Pontiff spoke at a special audience for people engaged in the works of mercy ahead of Mother Teresa’s canonisation

But don’t expect them to disparage the Novus Ordo

Most religious communities and congregations will only accept candidates for the religious life into their thirties