A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Bolivia’s bishops have called for a “national dialogue” to resolve the country’s political crisis.
Hong Kong Auxiliary Bishop Joseph Ha has urged police to show restraint in response to student protests.
A priest has died in a fire in Nigeria’s Anambra State.
Catholics parishes are “invaded by many initiatives” which do not “affect the lives of people in depth”, Pope Francis has said.
Archbishop José Gómez argues that “immigration is not about politics”.
John Allen says abuse survivor Juan Carlos Cruz has “emerged as a key papal advisor”.
And Peter Kwasniewski tells “the full story of ‘chin patens’”.
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