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Pigeons fly past the dome of India's Supreme Court building in New Delhi (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

India’s Supreme Court has made technical bigamists of Catholics who have remarried after an annulment. But it has not acted unreasonably

Chicago Archbishop Blase J Cupich  (CNS photo/Karen Callaway, Catholic New World)

Archbishop will have significant influence over future episcopal appointments in the United States

Archbishop Charles Chaput, right, delivers remarks during a Mass given by Pope Francis at Cathedral Basilica of Sts Peter and Paul,  in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Archbishop Charles Chaput said divorced and remarried should live as brother and sister

The daunting length of Amoris Laetitia undermines its simple and direct style (CNS)
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The Pontiff has chosen to promote debate and diversity, rather than build unity around clearly expressed doctrine. The consequences will be enormous

Cardinal Kasper famously insisted that the family synod's final text 'opened a door' for his proposal (AP)

Could the Kasper proposal, decisively rejected by the synod fathers, really be in the papal text?

Vladimir Putin congratulates Patriarch Kirill on the anniversary of his enthronement on February 1 (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 11/02/16

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

Retired Pope Benedict XVI is assisted by Archbishop Georg Ganswein, prefect of the papal household, as he walks through the Holy Door of St Peter's Basilica (Photo: CNS)

Are there really two popes?

Benedict XVI’s resignation and his enigmatic life as Pope Emeritus have inspired ludicrous conspiracy theories. It’s time to put them to rest

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a church in New Hampshire on Tuesday (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 31/12/15

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

Mother Angelica turned a monastery garage into a global Catholic media network (CNS)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 02/12/15

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

'The abuse crisis was caused by abusers in the first place, but the crisis became a catastrophe because many bishops were not properly capable of oversight' (CNS)

Group of British priests hails the synod’s ‘brave refusal to accept ideological colonisation’