Ireland’s largest Catholic-owned hospital has agreed to perform abortions under a new law, reports the Irish Independent.
Asia Bibi could “be killed very soon” unless she is released from a Pakistani jail, a journalist close to her has said.
Pope Francis has told an Italian bishop that he received a “sign” from St Thérèse of Lisieux a day after the peace vigil for Syria.
Andrea Tornielli says the Pope is unlikely ever to create female cardinals.
Brantly Millegan argues that Catholics who defend the Pope uncritically “may be building another kind of ‘house of cards’“.
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