The Irish government has said that it “expects the fullest cooperation from the Holy See” in its efforts to protect children, in a statement responding to the Vatican’s comments on the Cloyne Report (full text, David Quinn’s analysis).
Benedict XVI has urged a group of Indian bishops to “pay close attention to the quality of instruction” in Catholic schools in their dioceses in an address during their ad limina visit (full text, video).
A Filipino bishop has urged his priests to wear clerical dress whenever they appear in public.
Robert Royal argues that we are now living in “the anti-Catholic moment”.
And Brad Schilling explains why he became a Catholic after belonging to more than 10 different Christian denominations.