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Seminaries should train priests in the Extraordinary Form ‘if pastoral needs suggest it’, the Vatican’s instruction says

Here we publish the full text of the Vatican’s long-awaited instruction, Universae Ecclesiae

Benedict XVI welcomes a delegation from the B’nai B’rith community, saying that Jews and Christians have much in common

The Pope’s removal of Bishop Morris follows more than a decade of conflict between the prelate and the Vatican

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St Vincent de Lérins (May 14) tried to find a middle way between Augustine and the Pelagians

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

Fourth Sunday of Lent: Acts 2:14a, 36-41; Ps 23; 1 Pt 2:20b-25; Jn 10:1-10

Mary Kenny says that Queen Elizabeth II’s historic trip to the Republic of Ireland next week could be her most challenging state visit

The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has sent a letter to bishops’ conferences around the world giving guidelines for dealing with clerical abuse cases