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

Belgium’s bishops have said they disagree with the decision by the Brothers of Charity to allow euthanasia in its psychiatric hospitals (French report, French full text).

Ivanka Trump will discuss human trafficking with the Community of Sant’Egidio during her visit to Rome this week.

Patriarch Kirill has described St Nicholas the Wonderworker as Russia’s number one saint.

Elise Harris, Joshua McElwee, Gerard O’Connell and Inés San Martín look ahead to Donald Trump’s meeting with Pope Francis.

Andrea Gagliarducci praises the one Vatican dicastery that isn’t being reformed.

Jesse Russell presents a Catholic response to the Alt-Right.

And a Colombian teacher has built a replica of St Peter’s Square with 36,000 toothpicks.

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