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Pope gives thanks for silence and serenity of summer residence

Priests who leave their ministry to marry could continue to teach theology and administer the Eucharist, says Vatican cardinal

Print edition 30.09.11

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Founder of news agency says Legionary officials wanted to identify its work more closely with their order

Cardinal Levada urges Catholics to support the ordinariate at a fundraising event in London

Benedict XVI tells 10,000 pilgrims that faith in Germany ‘is alive, and has a young face’

During today’s general audience, the Pope reflected on his four-day trip to his native Germany. The audience was held in St Peter’s Square with roughly 10,000 people in attendance

The Tyburn Tree bears abundant fruit

A new film shows the amazing growth of a contemplative order whose convent stands near the notorious execution spot, says Simon Caldwell

Cardinal condemns Berlusconi scandals

Head of Italy’s bishops’ conference criticises ‘wretched and empty’ behaviour of political class

Benedict XVI urges German Catholics to show ‘resolute confidence’