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

Salesians have urged Indian officials to secure the release of kidnapped priest Fr Tom Uzhunnalil.

Bishops in Nigeria are demanding government compensation for churches destroyed by Boko Haram.

The ceiling of one of Malta’s oldest churches has collapsed.

George Weigel argues that “the Church must engage the culture war”.

Tara Isabella Burton says Pope Francis is doing for migrants what he did for the environment.

Catholic psychiatrist Aaron Kheriaty offers tips on happiness.

And Daniel Blackman talks to the priest and tennis umpire Fr Paul Arinze.

Follow me on Twitter @lukecoppen for updates throughout the day.