A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Vatican doctrinal watchdog Archbishop Gerhard Ludwig Müller has said he “did not speak of any end to the discussion” on Communion for the remarried in his article for L’Osservatore Romano in November (new German interview highlights).
Investigators found 105 “suspicious transactions” at the Vatican in 2013, compared to “only a half-dozen” in 2012, Moneyval has said (PDF of full text, René Brülhart interview).
Ukrainian Catholic bishops have condemned the use of force against protesters in Kiev yesterday.
Ed West says it’s shameful that Britain is not defending persecuted Christians in the Middle East.
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