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Discussing the 'Arab Spring', Chaldean Bishop Francis Kalabat said: 'If that is the spring, I'd hate to see the winter' (CNS)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 22/11/16

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Cardinal Blase Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago (AP)

Cardinal Cupich’s titular church is the only one in Rome located on an island.

Pope Francis prays after he closed the Holy Door of St Peter's Basilica at the Vatican (AP)

What we have learned from Pope Francis’s apostolic letter concluding Year of Mercy

Pope Francis (CNS)

The Pope also extended his decree that allows SSPX priests to hear valid confessions

Pope Francis greets the faithful (AP)

The complete text of Misericordia et misera

Pope Francis holds a baby as he visits the neonatal unit at San Giovanni Hospital in September (CNS)

The Pontiff said the Year of Mercy affirmed dignity and sacredness of human life

Piles of clothes belonging to some of those who were slaughtered as they sought refuge inside a church in 1994 (AP)

The Church acknowledged that members planned and took part in the genocide, in which more than 800,000 people were killed

Indonesians shout slogans as they call for unity at a rally on November 19 (AP)

The rally called for unity after the city’s popular Christian governor was named a suspect in a blasphemy investigation

Pope Francis (AP)

The Pope visited the offices of the Roman Rota, a marriage tribunal, to speak to the bishops

Pope Francis signs the apostolic letter Misericordia et Misera, which he will release on Monday (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 21/11/16

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church