Pope Francis encouraged a girl with autism to share the stage with him at yesterday’s general audience (Junno Arocho Esteves, video).
India has refused to renew the visa of an 86-year-old Spanish nun who has served the poor for five decades.
The Church in Burundi has opened its first saints’ causes.
Thousands have attended the burial of a murdered priest in Nigeria.
John Allen, Matthew Schmitz, Fr Hugh Somerville-Knapman, Fr Raymond de Souza, George Weigel and Michael Sean Winters comment on the Cardinal Pell ruling.
Alexandre Tsung-ming Chen asks what closer Vatican-China ties mean for Taiwan.
And Joseph Pearce wonders what happened to the Catholic Literary Revival.
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