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

Pope Francis could visit India “early next year, if not earlier”, according to Bishop Theodore Mascarenhas, secretary general of the country’s bishops’ conference.

Cardinal Christoph Schönborn has said that the “answer to the dubia is very simple”.

A Catholic-Orthodox commission on Cardinal Alojzije Stepinac has concluded its work.

Michael O’Loughlin investigates how Canada’s bishops are dealing with funerals for Catholics dying by euthanasia.

George Weigel names the books that have given him “the greatest intellectual jolt in recent decades”.

Fr Raymond de Souza says that Donald Trump delivered “one of the most Catholic speeches in recent memory”.

And David J Michael argues that hipster values “now mirror central monastic ideals”.

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