A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Pope Francis has told ex-Israeli president Shimon Peres that he hopes they can “champion peace” together.
Bishops in the Philippines have deplored a rise in killings by police since the election of Rodrigo Duterte.
Cardinal Thomas Collins says the legalisation of assisted suicide in Canada is a “malign development”.
John Allen explains why senior clerics aren’t queuing up to lead the Vatican’s new “super-departments”.
Fr Dwight Longenecker asks if Cardinal Robert Sarah is the African John Paul II.
And Cardinal Emmanuel Wamala has urged Ugandans to exercise daily.
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