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Morning Catholic must-reads: 13/09/19

Auxiliary Bishop Athanasius Schneider of Astana, Kazakhstan, and US Cardinal Raymond Burke at a March for Life in Rome (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

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Cardinal Raymond Burke and Bishop Athanasius Schneider have announced a “crusade of prayer and fasting” ahead of the Amazon synod.

Police have arrested a bishop in Papua New Guinea after he criticised them on Facebook.

Cardinal Christian Tumi has welcomed a “major national dialogue” in strife-torn Cameroon.

Marie Collins describes how Vatican officials undermined the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.

John Allen argues that “the prospect of a schism in the full-blown sense … seems remote”.

The Economist explains why non-believers pay Church taxes.

And the Orthodox Church has backed plans to raise the drinking age for strong drinks in Russia.

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