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

Australia’s bishops have called for a month of prayer as the country debates same-sex marriage.

Nigeria will be reconsecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary next month, Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama has announced.

Catholic and Orthodox theologians have agreed to discuss “primacy and synodality in the second millennium and nowadays”.

Archbishop Charles Chaput argues that Veritatis Splendor “will be remembered long after many other works of popes and politicians are forgotten” (Fr Raymond de Souza).

Fr Vincent Twomey says that Archbishop Victor Manuel Fernández has “only exacerbated” the controversy over Amoris Laetitia.

Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry considers why “Catholics are split between two camps” on immigration.

And John Anderson reviews The Good Catholic.

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