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Fr Ignatius Spencer, who is related to the Royal Family, is on the path to sainthood

The Vatican has taken a key step along the road to declaring an English aristocrat related to Princes William and Harry to be a saint

Pope Francis blesses a woman at Castel Gandolfo yesterday (AP)

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Virtually a national treasure (Peter Macdiarmid/PA Wire/Press Association Images)

The truth the mob clings to is often fragile

In his autobiography Tony Blair writes about the funeral of Diana but does not think of it in Christian terms (Photo: PA)

He doesn’t think much of our bishops, either: but what about the US?