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An anti-terrorism protest  in Sousse (AP)

Terror attacks on Friday left more than 50 dead on three continents

Firefighters hose water to put out the fire in the basilica in Nantes (PA)

A fire broke out at the church in France this morning

Laurent Stefanini, right, at the Élysée Palace in Paris yesterday (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 03/06/15

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

Pope Francis has a special devotion to St Thérèse of Lisieux © Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk

Pope Francis is particularly fond of white roses, a sign of his devotion to St Thérèse of Lisieux

Cardinal Reinhard Marx, president of the German bishops' conference (CNS)

German, Swiss and French bishops wanted to ‘enrich thinking’ about the foundations of the synod

Manif demonstrators in Paris in 2014 (PA)

The French counter-revolution

A mass protest movement against the Socialist government’s same-sex marriage bill put a million people on the streets – and has paved the way for a youth-driven Catholic revival

A statue of Pope John Paul II stands outside the Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City (AP). Below, a statue by Zurab Tsereteli in Paris

Statue in a Brittany town square deemed to violate the separation of Church and state

Cardinal Rainer Maria Woelki oversaw the committee that drew up the German bishops' new labour law (AP)

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

Police apparently foiled attacks on two churches in the city (AP)

An alleged Islamic extremist planned to attack two churches, according to reports

A floral tribute outside Charlie Hebdo's headquarters in Paris (PA)

There may be the freedom to insult religious belief in a secular state, but holding it as a jewel in the crown of democracy is wrong