A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Cardinal Robert Sarah has criticised the “wretchedness and coarseness” of responses to Benedict XVI’s abuse crisis essay.
French bishops will meet the children of priests next month.
Archbishop Michel Aupetit of Paris has intervened in the debate over life support for Vincent Lambert (French text).
Archbishop Charles Scicluna will donate money from a charity concert to a slain migrant’s family.
Elise Harris says Pope Francis “read Italian bishops the riot act” on Monday.
Cardinal Fernando Filoni has hailed Asia as “the missionary continent par excellence”.
And Patty Knap says that Perpetual Adoration is transforming her parish.
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