A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Bishops in the Philippines have said they fear a “creeping dictatorship” under President Rodrigo Duterte.
Filipino lawmakers are fast-tracking a bill seeking civil recognition of Church annulments.
Evagelos Sotiropoulos accuses Russians of “methodical use of propaganda and disinformation” against Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I.
And Jim Caviezel has predicted that the Passion of the Christ sequel will be “the biggest film in history”.
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