Henry Sire has been expelled for his strong criticisms of Pope Francis, but plans to appeal

‘We Christians cannot stand with arms folded in indifference,’ Holy Father says

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Archbishop Longley gives evidence at British government-backed inquiry

Church leaders ‘open’ to discussing ruling with Italian government

‘It was a mutual effort,’ one Archdiocese of Washington official told CNA

The cat, praised by Benedict XVI, was a well-loved figure at the Birmingham Oratory and further afield

‘Lead us not into temptation’ will become the equivalent of ‘Do not abandon us to temptation’

Whistleblower ordered to return €2 million plus interest and legal fees to his brother

In April he said he would sell his bishop’s mansion to help pay for compensation for abuse victims

Hearing focuses on allegations against JRR Tolkien’s son, Fr John Tolkien

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On the same day, prosecutors announced he would be summoned to testify over allegations of abuse cover-up

Fr Arrupe led the Jesuits from 1965 to 1983

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