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Francis called for Fr Uzhunnalil and ‘all people kidnapped in areas of armed conflict’ to be set free

Mathew Uzhunnalil is living away from his family, praying and reciting the rosary

It’s easy to feel powerless when a good priest such as Fr Tom Uzhunnalil is abducted, but we can pray to the souls of priests who were imprisoned unfairly

India’s Minister for External Affairs tells bishops Fr Tom Uzhunnalil is safe

Fr Tom Uzhunnalil was abducted from a care home run by the Missionaries of Charity

Salesian leaders say rumours that the priest was crucified on Good Friday are false

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The risen Jesus enables us ‘to see with his eyes of love and compassion’, says Francis

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The text of Sister Sally’s eyewitness account, as recorded by another nun