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Morning Catholic must-reads: 05/12/17

Pope Francis with Vatican Master of Ceremonies Mgr Guido Marini (Vincenzo Pinto/Pool Photo via AP)

The Pope will reportedly name a new Master of Pontifical Liturgical Celebrations this week.

The arm of St Francis Xavier will tour Canada next year (Philip Kosloski).

Sandro Magister says new figures suggest the Orthodox Church is in decline.

John Allen asks if Vatican financial reform is “dead upon arrival”.

Michael Sean Winters clashes with Matthew Schmitz over Cardinal Blase Cupich.

Cristina Traina explains why she doesn’t receive the Eucharist “in solidarity with my Lutheran brothers and sisters in Christ”.

And David Gibson asks if Bishop Robert Barron is “the second coming of Fulton Sheen”.

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