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

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

Congolese bishops say that ‘each passing day sees new killings and burning of religious buildings’

The five nations with the most Catholics are Brazil, Mexico, Philippines, the United States and Italy

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

People stand next to belongings in the mud after the landslide in Colombia

During his Angelus blessing, the Holy Father also called for peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo

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

The bishops were acting as mediators in discussions between the government and opposition amid rising violence in the country

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

Threats and violence directed against the Church are now widespread, say bishops