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Catherine Ashton, EU foreign policy chief, says Europe won’t ‘turn a blind eye’ to plight of Middle East Christians

Boycott by scholars in Egypt comes after Pope Benedict XVI’s remarks about anti-Christian violence

A doctor in Philadelphia is charged with murdering seven newborn babies and a female patient

Bishop Kussala says military action over several years has failed to stop killing sprees and abductions

Ecumenical movement has led to ‘a sense of brotherhood’ among Christians, Benedict XVI says at general audience

St Fran├žois de Sales (January 24) said he did not necessarily disapprove of ‘games, balls and pageants’

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

Third Sunday of the Year: Is 8:23-9:3; 1 Cor 1:10-13; Mt 4:12-23

Fr Lombardi responds to furore over 1997 Vatican letter expressing concerns over ‘mandatory reporting’ of abuse cases