A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Catholics must “prepare to be attacked”, Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle has said.
The Vatican has denied reports that Pope Francis will take part in a peace process launched by new Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
Orthodoxy is now the second biggest religious group in Monaco.
John Allen says it’s amazing that “anything ever gets done at all” at the Vatican.
Jason Horowitz argues that the Curia has “lately reasserted the centrality of Rome against Francis’s collegial vision”.
Natalia Nowachowska describes Lutheran Poland.
And Katy Perry has said she has reconnected with God after meeting Pope Francis.
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