A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
The Vatican is drafting new guidelines on the proper use of redundant churches.
A mob has attacked a cardinal, a nuncio and a bishop in Nicaragua.
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has said he will “kill” those who use God to criticise him.
Police have shot dead a gunman at the residence of Archbishop Jose Palma of Cebu.
Fr Roger Landry says Cardinal Kevin Farrell is wrong to assert “universal priestly ineptitude with regard to marriage preparation”.
And KV Turley reports on the Vatican cricket team’s tour of England.
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