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

Chaldean leaders will meet tomorrow to discuss the beatification of 21st-century martyrs including Fr Ragheed Ganni and Archbishop Paulos Faraj Rahho.

Five hundred Catholic scholars have defended Humanae Vitae in response to a critique by the Wijngaards Institute.

Catholic and Hindu students in India have made a joint pilgrimage to a Marian shrine.

The flow of Russian pilgrims to Israel has “seriously increased”, Patriarch Kirill has said.

Massimo Faggioli says that many bishops’ conferences “seem almost paralysed right now”.

Andrew Sullivan argues that “the greatest threat to faith today is not hedonism but distraction”.

And Brantly Millegan explains the deeper meaning of Rome’s “bridge of angels”.

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