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Walking sticks are offered for sale to pilgrims near Vega la Valcarce, northern Spain (AP)

The pair spent five days in the open and drank from ditches and animal troughs when their food and water ran out

A woman uses a tree branch to fight a fire on a road leading a village in northern Portugal, on  August 11 (AP)

The Pope is praying for ‘courage’ for those affected by wildfires in Portugal and Spain

The new centre will be at the end of Camino de Santiago (The Way of St James)  (AP)

One of the world’s most popular pilgrimage sites is planning a new centre for Anglicans

Cardinal Antonio Canizares  (CNS)

Cardinal Antonio Canizares was reported for comments made in a homily about the gay community and feminism

Cardinal Antonio Cañizares (CNS)

Critics want Cardinal Antonio Cañizares charged with encouraging a criminal act

Bishop Kenney: ‘You will never reform the EU from the outside’ (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

Bishop William Kenney of Birmingham said groups such as CAFOD would lose grants

A man leaves carnations at the site of the bombing in Istanbul (AP)

The Pope has also expressed his sorrow at the the recent plane crash in Russia and bus crash in Spain

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at a news conference in Tehran (AP)

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The moon rises above a pair of crosses on the roof of Holy Trinity Church in Wenzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang Province (AP)

Fr Pedro Yu Heping ran a popular Catholic website in China

The statue of Our Lady of Lourdes (Pic by @JMZavalaOficial)

The statue of Our Lady of Lourdes is said to have survived a blaze at the El Goloso base near Madrid last month