A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Cardinal Joseph Zen has said that he has written “many letters” to Pope Francis expressing concern at a Vatican-China deal, but “he doesn’t answer my letters”.
Vatican Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran begins a two-day visit to Al-Azhar University in Cairo today.
Belgium’s bishops have released a pastoral letter “updating” Populorum Progressio.
Santosh Digal profiles the Sister who has built 54 houses for the poor in Kerala.
Bishop Robert Barron says the 20th-century’s most powerful evangelist never wrote a major work of theology or engaged sceptics in public debate.
And Dan Burke considers the connection between mindfulness and Catholic mysticism.
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