‘The operations involving IDI … are ascribable to myself,’ says Vatican Secretary of State

Also on hand was Pope Francis’s second cousin, Salesian Sister Ana Rosa Sivori

Bishop Malone says Pontiff ‘understands the difficulties and distress’ in his diocese

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The beatification will take place in Peoria, Illinois

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

‘I pray that the destructive power of nuclear weapons will never be unleashed again in human history,’ says Pontiff

The Pope has reportedly choosen a successor to René Brüelhart

‘This is a dangerous precedent for citizen journalism,’ says pro-life group

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Don’t deny your responsibility for the way your platforms are used, Francis tell firms

The Florida senator realises that politics is about much more than economic liberty

The influence of St Aidan and his fellow Irish monks is too enormous to ignore

The intrinsic good of human life is an unchangeable truth – thank goodness for the bishops who recognise it

Michael Ashcroft has written a shrewd yet sympathetic portrait of an intriguing politician

Even while battling cancer, Cardinal George was also leading the bishops in their defense of freedom

Whistleblowers were discouraged from bringing counsel to their interview sessions

The former presidential candidate believes Catholic social teaching can help heal the nation’s divisions

St Thomas Aquinas and Pope Francis are right to warn of this capital vice

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