Israel has placed three activists who were “planning to commit provocative acts during the Pope’s visit” under house arrest.
Michael Brendan Dougherty and Ross Douthat reflect on Cardinal Walter Kasper’s suggestion that Pope Francis “believes that 50 per cent of marriages are not valid“.
Cardinal Seán O’Malley of Boston argues that scandals in the Church have created “a cynicism about the call to holiness“.
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