Despite setbacks, we must remain confident in “the subdued but powerful action of God”, Pope Francis said at yesterday’s Angelus (full text, full video).
New talks between China and the Holy See have “taken place quietly in Rome”.
The Pope has reportedly praised the Diocese of Valencia for welcoming migrants on the ship Aquarius.
Priests in Australia have said they would rather go to jail than violate the seal of confession.
Church-brokered talks in Nicaragua are expected to restart today.
Rome Reports previews this week’s papal visit to Switzerland.
And Brantly Millegan says the custom of saying “God bless you” when someone sneezes dates back to a 6th-century pope.
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