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Using social media for abuse or to attack the reputations of other people is a direct sin against the Eighth Commandment, said Bishop Egan (PA) Below: Bishop Egan (CNS)

Bishop of Portsmouth asks Catholics to use Lent as a time to repent of sins committed on social media

Pope Francis arrives for the week-long Lenten retreat  (CNS) Below: The Pope's anniversary tweet

Pope tweets message asking Catholics to pray for him

Pope Francis greets an ambassador to the Holy See in January (AP)

Britain’s ambassador to the Holy See says it’s been a joy to see the first year of the pontificate unfold

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

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Pope Francis arrives in St Peter's Square for the general audience (AP)

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Bishop Richard Moth (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Bishop Moth encourages faithful to contact friends or family who may be lonely

Cardinal Péter Erdő, relator of next year's extraordinary synod (CNS)

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Lou Reed, who passed away on Sunday (PA)

Cardinal tweets tribute to Lou Reed

Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi quotes lyrics of ‘Perfect Day’ in memory of the Velvet Underground singer

Pope Francis celebrates Mass for families in St Peter's Square yesterday (AP)

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A beach of the SIcilian island off Lampedusa (PA)

More than 80 African migrants reported to have died after boat sinks off southern Italian island