A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Archbishop-elect Rainer Maria Woelki of Berlin has said that he will meet gay campaigners after they criticised his appointment.
The Pope has approved the creation of a new diocese in Bangladesh.
The Vatican has released footage of the Pope’s arrival at Castel Gandolfo at the start of his summer holiday (video).
And seminarians in Japan surviving on toast and noodles have a new addition to their curriculum: cooking workshops.