Bishop Denis Nulty: ‘The objective of the proposed referendum is not to support marriage, rather to liberalise divorce’. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The chair of the Irish Catholic Bishops Council for Marriage & Family has called on people to “reflect deeply on the implications” of the next wee(...)

The Irish phrase in the ‘Our Father’ translates as “don’t allow us into temptation”, rather than the “lead us not into temptation” of the English version.  Photograph: Reuters/Cathal McNaughton

Pope Francis has called for the wording of the Lord’s Prayer to be changed because it implies God “induces temptation”. He said the wording of the pr(...)