The proposals announced by Bishop John Arnold will also see the merger of around 100 parishes

Pope Francis names Cardinal Sean O’Malley as the newest member of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith

At the time of the attack, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi called for the accused to be held accountable

Knights say investigation is aimed at limiting order’s sovereignty

Almost 100 inmates have died in Brazil since the turn of the year

Far too many old people are placed in care homes, rather than being looked after by their families

Olga Woltering was on her way to a cruise with her husband to celebrate his birthday

The restoration project at the the site traditionally believed to be the birthplace of Jesus has already uncovered a Crusades-era mosaic

The infant was left in a plastic laundry basket at the entrance to the church

Cardinal Müller was responding to a request from four cardinals for the Pope to clarify a section of Amoris Laetitia