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Morning Catholic must-reads: 04/04/14

Young Belgians from the Verse Vis organisation interview Pope Francis

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Now the voice of Leo XIII is just a click away

Pope Leo XIII is seen giving a blessing in a frame from an 1896 film in the Vatican Film Library (CNS)

The Vatican’s ‘Voices of the popes’ audio archive is a reason for rejoicing

Panorama failed to portray Francis accurately, and it’s no surprise

"The Pope's Revolution" aired last night on BBC1

Last night’s documentary prioritised entertainment over information

Morning Catholic must-reads: 03/04/14

Nicolas Maduro meets Church leaders in this 2013 file photograph (AP)

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Today’s Catholic must-reads: 02/04/14

Francis arrives for this morning's general audience (AP)

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Cardinal Kasper’s new approach to the remarried has shaky historical foundations

Cardinal Walter Kasper (CNS)

The cardinal’s case is based on a doubtful interpretation of a tiny number of texts

Parents who don’t love their children should not be criminalised

'We have fallen into a hysteria about our children – which dictates that parents and the state must battle for control and culpability' (PA)

Under the terms of the proposed ‘Cinderella law’ parents could face up to ten years in prison for ‘emotional neglect’

Religious people must remember that history can’t be bypassed

The 'absurd' billboard in America

The post-modern idea that there is no such thing as historical fact, merely historical interpretations, is wrong

Morning Catholic must-reads: 01/04/14

Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Atlanta (AP)

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How many politicians could admit, even to God, that they made a mistake?

Pope Francis hears Confession in Brazil, World Youth Day (PA)

By going to Confession, Pope Francis demonstrates the point that we are all in this together