A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
The Pope has confirmed that he will visit Sri Lanka, a spokesman for the Archdiocese of Colombo has said.
Parishioners are calling for a “whistleblower” priest to be reinstated after he was removed from his post in the Scottish Diocese of Galloway.
The Boston Globe describes how a former police officer turned priest comforted victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.
And Australia’s new prime minister Tony Abbott is a former seminarian nicknamed the “Mad Monk”.
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