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

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I has been hospitalised in Istanbul.

The trial of ex-Vatican bank president Angelo Caloia has begun.

Talks between the Vatican and China are “in limbo”, reports the Wall Street Journal.

The working document for October’s youth synod has been approved.

Cardinal Robert Sarah discusses silence (video).

Victor Gaetan profiles the Catholic players in the peace talks between North and South Korea.

And Jason Horowitz explains why Rome is currently full of fake cardinals.

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