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Morning Catholic must-reads: 14/06/16

Vladimir Putin, Patriarch Kirill and Metropolitan Hilarion visit Mount Athos last month (AP)

The Russian Orthodox Church has called for the Pan-Orthodox Council to be postponed (full text).

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.