A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church
The Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association has insisted that China “conscientiously implements” religious freedom.
Authorities in Australia have removed a mural depicting Cardinal Pell with a demon.
Mexico’s immigration policy is violating migrants’ dignity, the country’s bishops have said.
Uganda’s parliament has approved a motion paying tribute to St Paul VI.
Jeanette Flood says the Catholic response to domestic abuse is often “distressingly inadequate”.
Alexi Sargeant argues that “children and families benefit from people who pursue celibate religious life”.
And Nick Levine shares the first image of Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce in The Two Popes.
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