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

Donald Trump has “no plans to meet the Pope” when he visits Italy next month, reports James Politi.

The Catholic University of Louvain has dismissed a philosophy lecturer after he suggested that abortion was murder.

A Vatican ruling on Medjugorje is likely to “take a long time”, Vatican Cardinal Gerhard Müller has said.

A newspaper has withdrawn an article wrongly claiming that Maltese Archbishop Charles Scicluna approved of contraception in marriage.

Tim Stanley says we live in both an age of martyrs and “an age of wilful ignorance”.

Brantly Millegan investigates an alleged miracle at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

And AsiaNews explains why Indonesian Catholics are causing traffic jams in Holy Week.

Follow me on Twitter @lukecoppen for updates throughout the day.