Brazilian Cardinal Orani João Tempesta has been caught in a violent incident for the third time in a year.
Catholics in Brussels are protesting against plans to close the majority of the city’s churches (French report).
Andrea Gagliarducci explains why annulment reform has “become a major issue in Italy”.
Rania Rabeaa Elabd asks if Egypt will allow Copts to build more churches.
John Henderson goes on patrol with a Rome policeman who considered becoming a priest.
And Carol Pogash visits an unusual vineyard owned by the Church in California.
Follow me on Twitter @lukecoppen for updates throughout the day.
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