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After Wuerl, what kind of archbishop does Washington need?

Wuerl has hinted that his successor should be someone unconnected with the current scandals

Morning Catholic must-reads: 19/10/18

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Australian student leaders ask synod to address doctrinal ‘ambiguity’

The 217 signatories say that ‘senior prelates’ spread confusion by deliberately using unclear words

Pope Francis says he is open to visiting North Korea

The remark was made to South Korea’s president, Moon Jae-in

Get real: What young religious hope to hear from the youth synod

Like other young people, they yearn for clarity, authenticity and truth

Catholic U. professor leads response to French president’s remark on large families

The French president had said: ‘Present me the woman who decided, being perfectly educated, to have seven, eight or nine children’

Pope tells seminarians to report abuse ‘immediately’

‘If you see something like [abuse], [go] immediately to the bishop’

This London Catholic school uses its garden to feed homeless

St Gregory’s Catholic Science College in northwest London grew pumpkins for a soup kitchen

Morning Catholic must-reads: 18/10/18

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Cafod suspended from certification by standards body

HQAI, which sets standards for the sector, said that the suspension was ‘common practice’

Radical feminists attack church and town hall in Argentina

The women also attacked other public buildings with bombs, stones, and graffiti

Morning Catholic must-reads: 17/10/18

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Cardinal Sarah: ‘Watering down’ Church teaching won’t attract young people

Young people are idealistic and want clarity, the cardinal said

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Letters from the Synod-2018: October 19

Reports and Commentary, from Rome and Elsewhere, on the XV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

St Paul VI saved my son

The isolated, gloomy Pontiff is a sympathetic figure – and I have an extra reason to be grateful to him

The ‘gay cake’ verdict is a victory – but for what?

The Christian bakers won their case, but the fight for religious freedom is not over yet

Let’s not pretend Catholic life is easy

We’re never truly alone with God but it’s perfectly normal to feel like you are, because I often do, too

We should rediscover our relationship with our guardian angel

Angels are real, and constantly at work in the world on our behalf at the behest of God

Tiananmen Square to St. Peter’s Square: Who are the Chinese bishops at the synod?

One bishop said Chinese Catholics should learn to adapt to a communist society

What kind of archbishop is needed in Washington?

Wuerl has hinted that his successor should be someone unconnected with the current scandals

Letters from the Synod-2018: October 18

Reports and Commentary, from Rome and Elsewhere, on the XV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

The Argentine Church must not be cowed by violent feminist attacks

The Church must be courageous in proclaiming the sanctity of life

Jesuit superior says pope is not the ‘chief’ of the Church- What did he mean?

Fr Arturo Sosa said: ‘the Pope is not the chief of the Church, he’s the Bishop of Rome’

Letters from the Synod-2018: October 17

Reports and Commentary, from Rome and Elsewhere, on the XV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

Letters from the Synod-2018: October 16

Reports and Commentary, from Rome and Elsewhere, on the XV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

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