Four archbishops are resisting Vatican plans to reduce the number of Irish dioceses drastically, the Irish Catholic reports.
Church leaders in Kerala have expressed shock after a nun who campaigned for tribal people against a mining company was hacked to death in her home.
A 10-year-old Colombian girl who was prayed for by the Pope when she was seized by kidnappers will attend a papal Mass after she was freed last month.
Archbishop Robert Le Gall of Toulouse has condemned a provocative play about Jesus, Golgota Picnic, which is being performed in the French city.
Parishioners at a church earmarked for closure in Massachusetts say they “feel like the Alamo“.
Dylan Parry urges Rome to appoint a native Welsh speaker to the Diocese of Wrexham in Wales.
And Bruce Springsteen’s mother, Adele, has attended a day-long conference on the spirituality of “the Boss” at a Catholic church in New Jersey.