Jonathan Luxmoore

‘Every suspicious glance at religions injures believers,’ say the country’s bishops

Poland’s Catholic primate said Francis understands ‘pastoral realities’

Pope Francis praised for the ‘simple message’ he delivered to the troubled country’s Christians and Muslims

Medical professionals in the country released a statement demanding a revision of legislation

Church leaders say visit will go ahead despite warning from French government officials

Darren Posey of Catholic Relief Services said it was time for opposing parties to seek common ground

Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus are concerned about the growing decline

Extraction of minerals for mobiles and laptops still leading to abuses, say bishops

Human rights groups have criticised the laws, which prescribe tough penalties against citizens judged to be supporting terrorism

French and English bishops call for urgent solution to the migrants crisis