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

Pope Francis has created a new section for diplomats within the Vatican Secretariat of State.

The Pope may visit Estonia next year.

An Egyptian court has sentenced to death a man convicted of murdering a Coptic priest last month.

Pope Francis has urged drivers to stop turning roads into Formula One tracks.

Andrea Gagliarducci explains why the Pope’s Latin American background matters.

Edward Feser responds to E Christian Brugger’s critique of his book on capital punishment.

And Mary Rezac recounts Blessed Solanus Casey’s ice cream miracle.

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