Pallbearers carry the coffin of French parish priest Fr Jacques Hamel outside the Cathedral in Rouen, France, August 2nd, 2016. Fr Hamel was killed last week in an attack on a church  near Rouen  by assailants linked to Islamic State. Photograph: Jacky Naegelen/Reuters

The funeral Mass for Fr Jacques Hamel in Rouen Cathedral on Tuesday raised all the big questions: life and death; good and evil. But amid the bells, o(...)

A ceremony at   Lyon Cathedral in memory of Fr Jacques Hamel who  was born in 1930,  ordained in 1958 and celebrated his golden jubilee – 50 years of service – in 2008. Photograph: Jean-Philippe Ksiazek/AFP/Getty Images

L’Innomable – The Unnameable. Monsignor Dominique Lebrun, the Archbishop of Rouen, described the latest atrocity in Islamic State’s war on France with(...)

Ali Selim of the Islamic Cultural Centre of Ireland:  those who carry out  acts of violence should be treated as criminals. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Dr Ali Selim of the Islamic Cultural Centre of Ireland has said the media should stop associating terrorist atrocities with Islam, following the lates(...)

Fr Jacques Hamel was murdered by two men armed with knives who took five people hostage in the Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray church in France. Photograph: AFP

Described as modest, dedicated and always available for his parishioners, Fr Jacques Hamel (86), who was murdered in his Normandy church while celebr(...)