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

The Legionaries of Christ and its lay movement Regnum Christi have announced that they will no longer refer to their founder as “Nuestro Padre”, celebrate his birthday or display photographs of him in their centres.

Officials at the Vatican and the World Council of Churches have agreed to hold an annual meeting.

The Archdiocese of Dublin has released the full text of Archbishop Diarmuid Martin’s blistering homily at Ballyfermot parish.

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The Korea Herald says that the Catholic Church is facing an unprecedented challenge to its unity.

Naeem Shakir rails against Pakistan’s blasphemy laws.

Gunther Simmermacher tells the remarkable story of the World War II martyrs of Lübeck.

And a Google map shows the site of miracles across Europe, as recorded in medieval texts (HT: Martin Beckford).

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