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Pope Francis has named some cardinals members of pontifical councils which are widely expected to be merged with others

Pontiff urges 19 new members of College of Cardinals to beware of ‘the mortal danger of pent-up anger’

Proposals for changes to structure of the Curia emerging at the Vatican

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

Francis says worldly celebrations intoxicate ‘more than grappa on an empty stomach’

Pontiff names 15 cardinal-electors and five cardinals over the age of 80

Francis will also gather the world’s cardinals in February to hear about progress in curial reform

Summary of figures released by Vatican press office earlier today

Cardinal Kasper tells Vatican Radio he supports ‘a realistic application of doctrine to the current situation’