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Debate: Does the next Pope need to be a CEO who can reform the Curia?

Does the papacy need a ruthless manager? (Photo: CNS)

Or should the priority instead be on holiness and authoritative teaching?

The mood around the Ordinariate has changed

The mood around the Ordinariate has changed

Today’s press conference about the Ordinariate shows a big shift in mood since last November

Is it going too far to say that the Roman Curia is a ‘train wreck’? Probably not

Pope Benedict XVI speaks to journalists on the papal plane (Photo: CNS)

It’s time for reform. No pontificate can reach its full potential with an incompetent Vatican bureaucracy

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The Pope is pictured with Mgr Mark Langham, Dr Rowan Williams, the Rev David Richardson and the Rev Jonathan Goodall (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)

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If we’re going to give Pakistan all those billions, it should repeal its blasphemy laws now

AsiaNews is urging people who oppose the death sentence on Asia Bibi to write to the Pakistan president, Asif Ali Zardari, pictured with Gordon Brown at a news conference in New York (Darren Staples/PA Wire)

If Ireland has to accept external interference for economic aid, why not Pakistan?

Morning Catholic must-reads: 18/11/10

Orthodox Metropolitan John Zizioulas and Dr Rowan Williams at the Vatican yesterday (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito)

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The Bishops of England and Wales should broadcast their plenary meetings online

The US bishops pray before the start of the second day of their conference in Baltimore this week (Photo: CNS)

The US bishops’ conference is a model for the Church everywhere – if only our bishops followed it

Nothing will deflate our Church more than the wrong choice of nuncio

Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, Vatican Secretary of State, will appoint the next nuncio to Britain (Photo: CNS)

Cardinal Bertone, the Pope appointed you for your orthodoxy: now, send us a nuncio in your own image

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Benedict XVI speaks at today's general audience

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Bishop Gerald Kicanas of Tucson talks to Cardinal Francis George of Chicago during the US bishops' annual autumn meeting in Baltimore (CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec)

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