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July 31, 2015

The big story of the week

Pope Francis’s approval rating falls What Happened? pope francis’s approval rating among Americans has sunk just two months ahead of his first trip to...

Bishop welcomes new Sisters

a new community of contemplative religious Sisters has arrived in the Diocese of Portsmouth. The Sisters of Maria Stella Matutina will be based in...

The best of the Catholic blogosphere

✣ Highlights from the week online Ignoring your brethren The Church is not taking good enough care of its priests, says Fr Ray Blake...

Meanwhile…

two nuns who are objecting to the sale of their convent to pop singer Katy Perry say that their archdiocese is betraying them. “In...

Our best weapon is prayer

Pope Francis is probably doing more than all other world leaders combined to keep the plight of persecuted Middle Eastern Christians before the world’s...

Blackfen priest resigns

A priest who was allocated a church that was known for celebrating a traditional Mass has announced he is resigning from active ministry after...

The week ahead

To mark the 70th anniversary of Hir­oshima and Nagasaki, the Pax Christi Icon of Peace will be on display in St Patrick’s Chapel, Westminster...