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The cathedral in Guadalajara. The Pope will visit the country next year (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

Pope Francis to visit Mexico next year

The troubled country is home to second-largest Catholic population

A displaced Christian girl who fled the violence in Mosul. Have we forgotten their plight? (AP Photo)

It’s right that we help everyone we can, but should we give priority to the region’s Christians?

A migrant is assisted after arriving in Reggio Calabria, Italy (CNS)

French, German and Italian bishops have issued formal statements in response to migration crisis

Thousands have already died this year trying to cross to Europe (CNS)

To love life is to care always for others, says pontiff, attacking abortion and unsafe working conditions

Migrants wait to disembark in Catania (PA)

Cardinal Antonio Maria Veglio says he is not happy with EU accord

Pope Francis: 'No one is a stranger' in the Christian community (AP)

Francis says immigration benefits both migrants and the receiving country

Pope Francis poses with young people during his recent visit to Cagliari, Sardinia (CNS)

Francis calls for “a spirit of profound solidarity and compassion” in dealing with migrants around the world

Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt (Photo: PA)

Bishop Patrick Lynch calls for ‘balanced debate’ as Department of Health consultation gets underway