A daily guide to what's happened in the Catholic Church
Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone has said that “there were matters that got out of control” during his seven years as Vatican Secretary of State.
The Pope has “expressed concern about the bans on kosher slaughter in Poland“, Ronald Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, said after a meeting with Francis yesterday.
AsiaNews reports that Pope Francis and his new Secretary of State are winning praise in senior Chinese government circles.
Alessandra Nucci posts a powerful letter from an embattled community of Trappist nuns in Syria.
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