A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Taiwan fears that its diplomatic ties with the Holy See could now be “in jeopardy”, reports Deutsche Welle.
Kerala’s bishops have criticised nuns for protesting publicly against a bishop accused of rape.
Edward Pentin previews February’s clerical abuse summit in Rome
Grady Means argues that the institutional US Church could collapse “suddenly and unexpectedly”.
And Luke Timothy Johnson reflects on Thomas Merton’s “practice of mercy”.
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