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Topic: Pope Francis

Synod must show faith is not an inconvenience to family life

Priests and bishops need to help couples understand the married vocation

Pope Francis accepts Bishop Conry’s resignation

Letters by Archbishop Smith and Cardinal Murphy-O’Connor read at Arundel and Brighton services

Family synod: ‘Speak clearly and don’t be afraid to offend me,’ says Pope

Pope Francis addresses the first session of the family synod

Family synod: full text of Pope Francis’s homily at opening Mass

Synods ‘are meant to better nuture and tend the Lord’s vineyard’, says Pope

Francis prays for ‘sincere, open and fraternal’ debate at family synod

Pope says bishops ‘must lend an ear to the rhythm of our time and perceive the odour of people today’

Pope: Tiny voice in your head? Don’t ignore it; it’s a guardian angel

Guardian angels are not the stuff of fantasy, the Pope said

Is Pope Francis purging the Curia of conservatives?

The rolling of heads is hardly a de-Ratzingerisation, but it does suggest an adjustment to the line taken by Benedict XVI and St John Paul II

A post-synod Catholic Church may feel unchanged to the faithful in England and Wales

The hard issues have been analysed inside and out, but is the Church in England and Wales ready for what comes next?

Atheist interviewer asked Pope Francis to bless his family

Eugenio Scalfari told the BBC about his request in an interview aired this week

Cardinal Burke: Synod should take Communion proposal ‘off the table’

Cardinal Burke said the proposal would do harm