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Pope Francis: 'These little brothers of ours ... are exposed to so many dangers' (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 16/01/17

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

More than a million refugees have fled the civil war in South Sudan (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 04/01/17

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

Cardinal Gerhard Müller, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CNS)

Cardinal Gerhard Müller said the CDF could only speak with the authority of the Pope

An urn containing cremated remains (CNS)

Why I’ve chosen to be cremated

It is a great comfort to know my earthly remains will rest under a copy of the Holy Shroud

Cardinal Gerhard Müller, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, opened the meeting (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

A three-day meeting on the subject was hosted by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith

Copies of Pope Francis's apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia (CNS)

The canon lawyer Kurt Martens said that Amoris Laetitia had to be interpreted in line with previous Church teaching

Paul VI (PA)

Fifty years on, we publish a translation of the CDF’s ‘Clarification’ and ‘Ordinance’ regarding Paul VI’s Integrae Servandae

Bishops queue to meet Pope Francis after a general audience (AP)

The potential scope of the new definition of episcopal negligence is of huge significance

Pope Francis has made it explicit that Church leaders can be dismissed for negligence on abuse (AP)

Under new procedures, Vatican will launch an investigation when there is ‘serious evidence’ of negligence

Pope Francis greets Sister Carmen Sammut,  a Missionary Sister of Our Lady of Africa and president of the International Union of Superiors General (CNS)

Pope Francis said the question was ‘obscure’ and required study