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Cardinal Barbarin said it feels like democracy has ‘gone mad’ in France and that voters seem ‘totally lost’

A Catholic spokesman says ISIS is now ‘strongly entrenched’ in the North Sinai region

Bishop Tierrablanca said police had stepped up security at churches since last year’s coup attempt

Bishop Jean-Paul Jaeger of Arras said ‘unhealthy’ conditions meant the transfer of people from the camp was necessary

In a new report Germany’s bishops say the 500th anniversary of the Reformation must involve repentance on both sides

The Pope made ‘beautiful’ appeal to bishops to ensure the elderly were not forgotten at World Youth Day

Spokesman for Würzburg diocese says the attack should not be used ‘as a general indictment against refugees’

Dream of European unity must not be ‘buried by self-serving gravediggers’, says Austrian bishop

I thought I knew what believers experienced under communism. But I was unprepared for a story of persecution comparable to the Roman Empire

Blessed Stanislaus Papczynski will be canonised in Rome on June 5