A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
An archbishop has appealed for help after “unprecedented” flooding in Kerala.
The clerical abuse crisis has cost the US Church more than $3 billion.
An American bishop has said it is “time to admit that there is a homosexual subculture within the hierarchy of the Catholic Church”.
John Allen reports that “plenty of Irish Catholics remain excited and upbeat” about this week’s papal visit.
And Fr Joseph Fessio celebrates 40 years of Ignatius Press.
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