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

Kidnapped priest Fr Tom Uzhunnalil is still alive, Yemen’s deputy prime minister has said.

Cardinal Gerhard Müller has denied reports that the Pope asked him “five pointed questions” before removing him.

Karl Keating explains why he’s retiring from Catholic Answers.

Fr James Martin SJ says he doesn’t think “there’s any LGBT Catholic alive who doesn’t understand” Church teaching on chastity.

Damian Thompson argues that the Pope “frequently wrong-foots” his most ardent supporters (podcast).

Fr Raymond Schroth SJ says that Francis has “made it fun to be a religious journalist again”.

And Jason Craig explains why media evangelisation is like drone warfare.

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