The cardinal believes reception of Communion depends on ‘conscience’. Does his reasoning add up?

The cardinal’s much-discussed lecture was worryingly ambiguous – and in one important place just incorrect

The archbishop’s sainthood cause remains suspended while the court case continues

Archbishop Apuron reportedly told the Pope: ‘I wanted to see you before I die’

Cardinal Cupich called for a ‘paradigm shift’ in pastoral practice and said that the Pope recognised the need to ‘listen’ to abuse survivors

The president hailed ‘American heroes’ at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, DC

The Vatican Museums exhibition will be something of a homecoming for the artist

Pope Francis received an 8-page letter in 2015 detailing abuse at the hands of Fr Karadima, AP reports

Some are also emptying holy water stoups and suspending the distribution of the Precious Blood during Communion

‘Americans should be outraged that pro-abortion Senate Democrats refuse to protect unborn babies who can feel pain’