“Almost all of the Christians have fled” Mosul after Islamists overran the city on Tuesday, Chaldean Archbishop Shimoun Emil Nona has said.
Pope Francis could visit the war-torn region of Mindanao during his January visit to the Philippines, a cardinal has said.
Polish prime minister Donald Tusk has said a Catholic doctor must perform abortions “regardless of what his conscience is telling him“.
Kevin Clarke says the Tuam babies furore shows “how quickly misinformation can travel in our socially-mediated era“.
And deposed bishop Bill Morris has written a “tell-all book” suggesting he was the victim of “a conspiracy between Vatican bureaucrats and ultra-conservative Catholics“.
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