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Brazilian couple tell synod Church should stop giving ‘contradictory advice’ on birth control

Cardinal Erdő says immediate acceptance of teaching on artificial birth control is unrealistic

Pope Francis delivered homily during Mass at St Peter’s on Sunday

Pope says bishops ‘must lend an ear to the rhythm of our time and perceive the odour of people today’

Cardinal Burke said the proposal would do harm

Vatican spokesman also cites poor relations with other bishops in Paraguay

Bishop Bernard Fellay met doctrinal prefect Cardinal Müller for two hours

Józef Wesołowski could face a criminal trial under the laws of Vatican City State

Cardinal Kasper tells Italian newspaper that he stands with Pope Francis

The cardinal calls for a restatement of church teaching in a new book