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    New Swiss Guards swear oath at Vatican ceremony

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    Vatican urges sex abuse critics not to stay 'fossilised in past,' as child protection policies improve

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    Anglican leader ponders why first woman priest only ordained 20 years ago

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    Papal commission on sex abuse to push for accountability

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    Brazilian bishops meet to discuss impact of priest shortage

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    Lutherans in Chile ordain first woman pastor

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    A brief guide to the Catholic Church's sainthood procedure

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    Church of Scotland battles to fill pulpits

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    New Delhi to get India's first Russian Orthodox Church

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    Homily of Pope Francis at mass of canonization of John XXIII and John Paul II [Full text]

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    Four popes involved in sainthood service for John XXIII and John Paul II

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    Historic canonization of two popes brings joy and controversy

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    Simon Wiesenthal Center says sainted popes are 'heroes to the Jewish people'

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    Cuba makes Good Friday an official holiday