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

Vatican Cardinal Peter Turkson has launched an international campaign against cyberbullying (video).

Vatican officials have reportedly visited Sri Lanka to assess the security situation ahead of next month’s papal visit.

John Allen and John Thavis comment on the new preparatory document for next year’s family synod.

George Weigel urges the Holy See to avoid “further kowtowing” to the Russian Orthodox Church.

Mark Andrews says American Evangelical leader Rick Warren is facing a backlash after expressing his enthusiasm for Pope Francis.

Carl Olson rebuts Candida Moss’s claim that Pope Francis has a “woman problem”.

And Francis has donated his favourite sporting souvenirs to the Vatican Museums.

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