A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Chinese authorities have reportedly “seized over 100 Catholic meeting venues” in Fuzhou archdiocese.
China will begin enforcing “tough new rules” on religious activities on February 1.
Gwendolyn Smith says that Pope Francis has “provided an immaculate blueprint for saying sorry”.
Makau Mutua salutes “a new prince in the Kenyan Catholic Church”.
Medal of Honor recipient Edward Byers discusses his devotion to St Michael.
And Jay Copp profiles “an unlikely torchbearer for traditional Catholic art”.
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