Authorities in the Philippines are investigating claims that a monsignor is involved in the country’s illegal ivory trade.
Barack Obama’s lead among American Catholic voters in November’s presidential election has increased, a new poll suggests.
The Vatican’s Courtyard of the Gentiles project is expanding to Italy, Portugal and Mexico following successful events in Spain, Sweden and France (video).
Inge Loots says the German bishops should have explained the reasons for their recent statement on “church tax” more clearly.
And the South African Cardinal Wilfrid Napier has announced that he will give wristbands imprinted with a fish symbol and the words “Credo Domine” to his flock to mark the Year of Faith.