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

Judges are expected to deliver their verdict in the VatiLeaks trial this afternoon.

A bishop has urged authorities in South Sudan to speed up the investigation into the killing of Sister Veronika Terézia Racková.

The Ukrainian government has asked the Holy See to petition Russia to release prisoners seized during fighting in eastern Ukraine.

Filip Mazurczak examines the state of Polish Catholicism on the eve of World Youth Day.

Cardinal Ennio Antonelli says Amoris Laetitia requires “further guidelines on the part of the competent authority”.

Fr Raymond de Souza says Archbishop Fulton Sheen’s body should remain in New York.

And Jean Khoury explains why politicians should practise contemplative prayer.

Follow me on Twitter @lukecoppen for updates throughout the day.