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Fr Wolfgang Sedlmeier tied scarf around his head during a Pentecost sermon

The new cardinals include the patriarch of the Chaldean Church and the prefect of the CDF

The law, which went into effect two years ago, was struck down in court on Wednesday

Fr Ragheed Aziz Ganni and three deacons were killed outside their church in 2007

A local news agency described the attack as an ‘attempted assassination’

In a pastoral letter, the bishops say the mental health crisis is an ‘urgent call’ for the Church

At least 25 people, including a priest, slaughtered at Mass in Central African Republic

Fr Conroy was reinstated after a letter he wrote to Ryan became public is used by 6,000 faith communities to host their members’ need for prayer and offers of support

Pope Francis has allowed the body to be transferred temporarily to the Diocese of Bergamo