A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church

Archbishop Dieudonnè Nzapalainga has said that seeing “human bones and human heads” in a town in the Central African Republic reminded him of the Rwandan genocide (analysis).

Pope Francis has urged Catholic educators to engage multicultural societies with “a courageous and innovative fidelity” (full text).

The Polish bishops have said they will publish their guidelines on handing abuse allegations in June.

The president of Nigeria’s bishops’ conference has said “the views of the West are forced down the throats of Africans through financial inducement“.

India’s bishops have elected the world’s youngest Cardinal Baselios Cleemis as their president.

Timothy Shriver explains why he thinks “the initial praise for Francis may not endure“.

And Archbishop Samuel Aquila of Denver shares the “golden rules of dating“.

Follow me on Twitter @lukecoppen for updates throughout the day.

The next Morning Catholic must-reads will be on February 24.