A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar has said that the country’s Catholic hospitals will be required to perform abortions.
A US bishop has suggested that Catholics involved in an immigration crackdown should face “canonical penalties”.
Chinese police have reportedly arrested nine nuns.
Fr Ed Tomlinson calls for a better laity.
And David Mills suggests a way to make Confession easier.
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