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Morning Catholic must-reads: 21/12/16

Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Beijing (AP)

The Holy See has said it hopes China will offer “positive signals” that it is willing to reach a historic rapprochement.

A priest in Hungary has been verbally attacked for helping refugees, reports Hungarian Free Press.

A papal visit to Ukraine would signal the end of the war, Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk has said.

The Vatican Museums’ Braccio Nuovo Gallery is reopening after a $2.4 million (£1.9m, €2.3) effort to make it earthquake proof.

Shalva Dzidziguri explains how the Russian Orthodox Church has “amassed vast wealth over the last two decades and a half”.

Sebastian Gomes, Fr Mark Kirkby, Sandro Magister and Fr John Zuhlsdorf comment on the dubia debate.

And Robert Kloska describes how he took a photograph that some consider miraculous.

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