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The women said that neither candidate had a monopoly on wisdom (CNS photo/Bob Roller)

Mothers, academics and religious said elections should be a national examination of conscience

"'I meet so many young people like you,' the priest told me, 'and it makes me terrified for the future of our Church'" (Illustration: Christian Adams)

You might think that progressives would be rejoicing under the current pontificate. Instead, they are fretting about the future

Pope Francis canonises Louis and Zélie Martin in St Peter's Square on Sunday (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 19/10/15

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Those closest to Pope John Paul II regarded him as a truly great man (CNS)

Pope John Paul’s major achievement for the Church was to recover Pope John’s original purpose: to “guard” and to teach more efficaciously “the sacred deposit of Christian doctrine”

Blessed John Paul II greets the future Benedict XVI in 2004 (CNS)

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Pope Francis (CNS) Below: Video of Pope Francis on John the Baptist (RomeReports)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 28/02/14

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Patriarch Bartholomew I (left) with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill in Istanbul in 2009

Morning Catholic must-reads: 07/01/14

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Archbishop Welby with Pope Francis (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 31/12/13

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Relatives lower the casket of a man who was killed in suicide attack on a church in Peshawar, Pakistan (CNS)

Persecution is a localised phenomenon rather than a truly global one

Pope Francis meets a child in St Peter's Square (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 13/09/13

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