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Girl holds baby Jesus figurines for pope to bless during Angelus at Vatican

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As Jesus’ birth nears, sadness is not allowed,’ Pope says.

Pope Francis celebrates Mass on Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Changes in Irish equality law could threaten identity of religious schools.

Council of Cardinals conclude 12th meeting.

The Vatican details Pope’s February visit to Mexico.

Vatileaks trial may take two moths to resume.

Pope’s reforms of annulment process are now in effect.

Heart condition forces Cardinal Pell to postpone testimony for Australian sex-abuse inquiry.

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