A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Filipino bishops have said they will offer sanctuary to police whistleblowers exposing extrajudicial killings.
An Egyptian church damaged in a sectarian attack in 2013 has reopened.
Robert Mickens says that “hurricane Bergoglio” may soon strike the Roman Curia.
Ross Douthat pays tribute to Hugh Hefner.
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