Bishops in the Democratic Republic of Congo have urged president Joseph Kabila not to seek re-election in 2016.
An American diocese has clarified its policy on baptising the children of same-sex couples after what it called “scurrilous” reports.
And an American woman has said she received a phone call offering condolences after she wrote to Pope Francis about the sudden death of her 25-year-old son.
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