Catholic Herald logo

The shirt worn by the saint as he contemplated a martyr’s death in the Tower of London has been encased above an altar in Buckfast Abbey

Morning Catholic must-reads: 22/11/16

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

Cardinal Cupich’s titular church is the only one in Rome located on an island.

What we have learned from Pope Francis’s apostolic letter concluding Year of Mercy

The Pope also extended his decree that allows SSPX priests to hear valid confessions

The complete text of Misericordia et misera

The Pontiff said the Year of Mercy affirmed dignity and sacredness of human life

The Church acknowledged that members planned and took part in the genocide, in which more than 800,000 people were killed

The rally called for unity after the city’s popular Christian governor was named a suspect in a blasphemy investigation

The Pope visited the offices of the Roman Rota, a marriage tribunal, to speak to the bishops