Christopher Altieri

The Pope asked Mgr Viganò to stay on as an ‘assessor’. What does this mean?

There’s a significant turnover of lay staff, but career clerics stay in position

This could be his last chance for proper reforms to the Curia

Papal allies constantly urge Pope Francis to remove the cardinal. But he has good reasons not to

Voters were divided and Catholic lists did worse than expected

Why did a request from Pope Francis throw a respected American Catholic charity into crisis?

The document is an ‘explainer’ that takes down heresies