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Morning Catholic must-reads: 27/11/14

Cardinal John Tong Hon walks through St Peter's Square in March (CNS photo/Dylan Martinez, Reuters)

Cardinal John Tong Hon has urged both protesters and police in Hong Kong “to respect the rule of law and to adopt attitudes of self-restraint“.

The new Archbishop of Chicago discussed immigration reform during his first meeting with Barack Obama on Tuesday.

Francis’s outreach to Evangelicals has created “a new situation” for the Catholic Church, Vatican Cardinal Kurt Koch has said.

Police in São Paulo have arrested a 66-year-old German man for posing as a cardinal.

Cardinal Francis George says that good marriages can transform the world.

John Allen, the Guardian and John Thavis comment on the Pope’s searing speeches in Strasbourg.

And Rome Reports captures the 14 papal phrases that provoked applause in the European Parliament (video).

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