Cardinal Nichols says family synod called faithful ‘to walk alongside people in difficult situations’
Francis spoke to 8,000 lay members of the international Schonstatt movement
The main thrust of the synod’s message and final report was ignored by the secular media
After beating Roma 7-1 in a Champions League match, players from Bayern Munich visited Pope Francis at the Vatican
Any talk of a split between North and South is an attack on the Catholic nature of the Church
Closed galleries and poor lighting make an evening trip to the Vatican Museums an uninspiring experience
Well, Pope Francis, as Cardinal Burke implored, has now firmly upheld the depositum fidei: but has he let loose forces he can’t control?
But why is Cardinal Burke himself, the hero of the synod, being eased out? And what are these disquieting rumours about Cardinal Müller?
Pop star reportedly reprimanded for kicking football in Vatican building
Updated translation of mid-term report released by Vatican