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Archibishop of Rouen Dominique Lebrun, celebrates the Mass for the re-opening of Saint Etienne church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray in October.

Archibishop of Rouen Dominique Lebrun, celebrates the Mass for the re-opening of Saint Etienne church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray in October. It is the church where Fr. Jacques Hamel was killed by terrorists linked with the so-called Islamic State on 26 July 2016.

Pope Francis sends Message to Bishops of France

04/11/2016 17:55

Pope Francis has told the Bishops of France to help the people of the country to “strengthen their hope” to “contribute to the search for the common good.”

 

A photo of Father Jacques Hamel of Rouen, France is displayed inside the church of San Luigi dei Francesi in Rome

A photo of Father Jacques Hamel of Rouen, France is displayed inside the church of San Luigi dei Francesi in Rome

Pope Francis to celebrate Mass for murdered French priest

13/09/2016 11:00

 Pope Francis is to celebrate daily Mass on Wednesday, 14 September for the French priest of Rouen, Fr. Jacques Hamel, who was murdered at the altar while celebrating Mass

Pope Ventimiglia

In this 30 Sept 2015 photo, Ventimiglia's Bishop Antonio Suetta leads a meditation with migrants.

Pope thanks Ventimiglia diocese for care of migrants, refugees

27/08/2016 11:26

Pope Francis has sent a message to the bishop of the northern Italian city of Ventimiglia, where scores of migrants and refugees have congregated in the hopes of crossing the nearby border into France.

French priest Father Jacques Hamel, murdered in an attack at the Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray parish

French priest Father Jacques Hamel, murdered in an attack at the Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray parish

Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) to honour murdered French priest

12/08/2016 14:08

Seminarians in select countries of Africa will be among beneficiaries of a new campaign to be launched by Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) in honour of the murdered French Catholic priest.