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First woman bishop Libby Lane: 'Pray for me as I share in the work of proclaiming the gospel'

York was teeming with robes today, as clergy from all over the world gathered to celebrate the consecration of Libby Lane - the Church of England's first ever female bishop.

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Pope Francis wants marriage annulments to be free

Pope Francis said the Catholic Church's rules regarding marriage and divorce should not "lock the salvation of persons within the straits of legalism" in a message to top marital judges at the Vatican on Friday.