A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Another Mexican priest has been murdered.
Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of Manila has urged priests not to say “good morning” at Mass.
Francesco Sisci asks how long a China-Holy See rapprochement will take.
Paul Thigpen offers a Catholic response to the Protestant question “Are you saved?”.
And David Filipov explains why more than a million of people are queuing up to see the rib of St Nicholas.
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