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

Jesuit leader Fr Arturo Sosa Abascal has said that he was surprised that “so many people got mad at me” after his comments on the Gospels (Fr John Zuhlsdorf).

Cardinal Raymond Burke has confirmed that he is currently “completely removed from any involvement with the Order of Malta”.

Pope Francis has thanked staff at Bambino Gesù Hospital for being “a witness of humanity”.

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has urged priests to “be accompaniers of the people entrusted to you” at the Chrism Mass at Westminster Cathedral (full text, photos, Joanna Bogle).

Jeffrey Miller says an app is helping him to pray at Mass.

A Catholic wife describes the impact of discovering that her husband was a serial adulterer.

And Kerry Kolasa-Sikiaridi celebrates a strikingly modern new Orthodox church in Cyprus.

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