Priest

Despite some criticisms of Catholic culture, The Rural Gentleman by Delia Maguire is never contemptuous or dismissive of the Faith

Fr Peter Miqueli of St Frances de Chantal Parish told parishioners he was ‘not guilty of the charges’ brought against him

An Italian priest, Fr Piero Arolari, was shot at by three assailants as he cycled to church

“In his quiet way, Berrigan challenged the powers that be, whether it be war-making, or injustice.”

The declining number of people attending church services means there is no longer a need for a Catholic priest

Fr Bashar Kthea, a Syriac Catholic priest, is ministering to more than 1,700 families in a camp near Irbil

Iraqi priest Fr Dhiya Azziz, who was taken on July 4, has now been freed, according to Custody of the Holy Land

Fr Salvatore Mellone, who was ordained two years early, died on Monday

The body of Fr Lanfranco Rossi was found near a retreat centre in Zagarolo, 21 miles south of Italy’s capital

Fr Thomas Byles is said to have twice refused a seat on a lifeboat as the Titanic went down