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

An exhibition of more than 100 documents from the Vatican Secret Archives went on public display at the Capitoline Museum in Rome yesterday (official website).

A major new report assessing the peace process in Northern Ireland has concluded that “statistically the future is Catholic, the future is female”.

A new law intended to reduce violence connected to football matches that is largely against Catholics has come into force in Scotland.

Paul Bhatti pays tribute to his brother, Shahbaz Bhatti, the Pakistani Catholic politician who was assassinated a year ago tomorrow.

Emily Stimpson offers advice to young, single Catholic women.

And Mark Shea marvels at the Martin Luther insult generator.