Francis urged the inmates to never give up hope in God’s mercy

Mario Zenari has served as the Pope’s representative in war-torn Syria since 2008

Mgr Guido Marini said it can be better to wait rather than provoking more conflict

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The actor said he had known many good and holy priests and hoped future generations would too

The cardinal condemned the ‘ideological clash of factions’ over ad orientem worship

The ‘funeral without the funeral’ could refocus our attention on the Eucharistic sacrifice. It’s a lot cheaper, too

The 85-year-old French priest was killed by two Islamists while celebrating Mass

The Pontiff spoke at a special audience for people engaged in the works of mercy ahead of Mother Teresa’s canonisation