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

Melania Trump and Sister Carolin Tahhan Fachakh of Syria

The US State Department awards were presented by Melania Trump

Doctors are unable to explain why a nun’s brain fully invaded with Alzheimer’s kept functioning at a high level

Women religious provide great assistance to trafficking victims but rarely publicise their efforts

Get thee from the nunnery

The Reformation may have caused women’s religious roles to be set back centuries

Pope Francis surprised nuns with the spontaneous visit to two convents north of Rome

Only 40,000 Christians are left in Aleppo, according to reports

Every institute of contemplative women religious will have to revise its constitutions in light of the new document

Cardinal Joao Braz de Aviz said that the Vatican has begun asking more than a dozen orders to send their superiors to Rome to discuss concerns