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Morning Catholic must-reads: 27/08/19

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Antonio Yao Shun has become the first bishop to be ordained in China since last September’s “provisional agreement”, reports Asia News.

Russian Orthodox leader Metropolitan Hilarion has met Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle in the Philippines.

Fr Matthew Schneider sees “the start of a change in the Church’s attitude towards autism”.

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin says there is “another side” to last year’s papal visit to Ireland.

David Bentley Hart argues that many critiques of Amoris Laetitia have been “wildly inaccurate”.

Jeannie Gaffigan explains how she survived a life-threatening tumour.

And Igor Tsukanov reflects on how saints raised their children.

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