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The changes come into force today, but are they as controversial as people suggest?

Cardinal Walter Kasper and retired Cardinal Godfried Danneels are among Pope Francis’s nominations

Every time the ‘Kasper proposal’ has been rejected, Pope Francis has kept the discussion going

The ‘silent’ Pope Benedict has ways of being heard; and he is still being listened to

Cardinal Walter Kasper addressed the Ecclesiological Investigations conference on Saturday

There may be trouble ahead

Francis makes remarks in a meeting with diocesan officials and canon lawyers

Lord Jonathan Sacks and two Anglican Bishops to attend discussions on traditional marriage

Any talk of a split between North and South is an attack on the Catholic nature of the Church

He really does believe that we cannot, in his words, use Church doctrine ‘as we please’