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Six Church leaders have appealed to Catholics in the Diocese of Ahiara following an ultimatum from Pope Francis

A supposed ‘neurosis’ does not explain why so many Catholics have concerns about the present state of affairs

Bishop Sorondo said relations between the Pope and China were ‘very good’ even if no formal deal had been reached

The group face sanctions if they do not stop the practice by the end of the month

They wish to meet the Pope to address ‘efforts to divide Catholics and Evangelicals’

The Pope’s advisors have taken aim at US Christianity. Here’s why this matters

The Cardinal also said the decline of faith in Germany was ‘dramatic’

‘The Holy Father asks that we join in prayer that they may find God’s consolation and love,’ the Vatican said in a statement

The arguments against the Church’s perennial teaching are not impressive

Critics say that a new path to canonisation lowers the bar, but it is less revolutionary than they think