The world may be on the verge of a “new Cold War”, Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk, head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, has said.
French rogue trader Jérôme Kerviel has praised Pope Francis’s “condemnation of the excesses of international finance“.
John Allen, Andrea Gagliarducci, Archbishop Georg Gänswein, Fr Federico Lombardi, Rocco Palmo, Fr Thomas Rosica, David Willey and Nicole Winfield mark the first anniversary of Benedict XVI’s resignation (video).
Vatican Cardinal Peter Turkson discusses the UN report on the BBC’s HARDtalk programme (video from 14:00).
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The next Morning Catholic must-reads will be on Thursday, February 13.