A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
The United Nations should consider “challenging Pakistan over its blasphemy law”, Vatican Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran has said.
The Pope has laicised an Argentine priest serving a 14-year sentence for child abuse.
Rocco Palmo says the Pope’s relationship with his bishops is “a key storyline” of Francis’s reign.
John Allen suggests observers are missing the true “earthquake” of this pontificate.
Robert Clemm explains why author Philip Jenkins regards the First World War as a “thoroughly religious event”.
And the Telegraph presents 10 eye-popping treasures from the Vatican.
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