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Bishop Criticises Government As Diocese Pulls Out Of...

BY SIMON CALDWELL A BISHOP has hit out at the Government after his diocese became the second in a fortnight to pull out of adoption work because of Labour's new gay rights laws.......

Cardinal Attacks Mayor's Ban On Beggars In The Town Of St...

FROM NICK PISA IN ROME VATICAN officials have criticised a council's decision to ban beggars in the home town of St Francis of Assisi. The saint is renowned for his charitable......

Sony Signs Singing Priests For £1 Million

BY ANNA ARCO THREE Irish priests were catapulted to fame last week when they signed a singing contract with the music giant Sony BMG. The priests from the Diocese of Down and......

Music Is An Art That Helps Souls To Pray, Says Pope

FROM CAROL GLATZ IN ROME MUSIC' can bring hope to a wounded humanity, Pope Benedict XVI said. At the end of an evening concert held in his honour to mark the third anniversary......