Pope accepts resignation of Paris archbishop

The departure of Aupetit creates a new challenge for the French Church. Archbishop Michel Aupetit celebrates Mass at Saint-Philippe-du-Roule Catholic

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Sisters open ‘house of hospitality’ for asylum seekers and refugees

The Sisters of St Joseph of Peace have opened their first UK house of hospitality for asylum seekers and refugees

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Embattled Paris archbishop offers to step down

Archbishop Michel Aupetit of Paris, pictured here holding a monstrance while blessing the French capital from the Sacre-Coeur Basilica of

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Pope tells bishops how they can be ‘blessed’

Pope Francis has given bishops in Italy a sermon on the mount-style guide for how to minister to their people,

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Walk with me – literally – says priest on ‘synodal pathway’

Fr Daniel Seward is walking the synod pathway and sees it as following in the footsteps of the founder of

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Resist doctrine of ‘radical liberalism’ says Pell

Cardinal Pell, pictured here with his book ‘prison journal’, blamed paedophilia scandals on moral and religious failures, rather than on

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German Church ‘has no intention of causing a schism’

Bishop of Mainz Peter Kohlgraf said: “The Catholic Church in Germany will remain Catholic but we will pose questions.” Michael

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Catholic and Orthodox at odds over Greece papal visit

The head of the Maronite church in Cyprus said the Pope’s visit would be presence would be “a presence of

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Dioceses across UK launch synod ‘listening’ process

The diocesan phase of the groundbreaking 2021-2023 synodal process has launched across the British Isles. Dioceses across UK launch synod

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Involve other churches in synodal process, says Vatican

The Vatican is calling on bishops across the world to involve Christian leaders from other churches in the synod process

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