A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Mary “knows the joys and struggles felt in each home”, Pope Francis said in his Angelus address yesterday.
The Pope is not planning to issue any “new papal directives” on abuse, reports Andrea Tornielli.
Patriarch Kirill has urged young people to show “reasonable restraint” when using the internet.
The Church in Kenya has launched a new radio station.
Michael Brendan Dougherty argues that in the US Church “the chief and pressing problem is coming from within”.
And Russian Orthodox leaders have launched a “bus-church”.
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