From next year children in the Archdiocese of Liverpool will be confirmed before they receive their first Holy Communion, local Church authorities have announced.
Christians have made “enormous progress” towards unity, Archbishop Peter Smith of Southwark has told the Anglican congregation of Southwark Cathedral.
Archbishop Vincent Nichols has launched an annual pilgrimage to the Holy Land for the Diocese of Westminster.
Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia, a campaigner for indigenous rights in Chiapas state, has died aged 86.
And Fr Owen Kearns LC tells the story of the sale of the National Catholic Register to EWTN.