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

A thousand prisoners from 12 countries will have the chance to walk through the Holy Door at St Peter’s Basilica on Saturday.

The Vatican is preparing to put Guam Archbishop Anthony Apuron on trial over abuse allegations.

The Holy See supports “all efforts to bring greater peace” to Cyprus, Vatican Archbishop Paul Gallagher has said during a visit to the country.

Cardinal Walter Kasper has said he shares Cardinal Schönborn’s “moderately conservative – or equally moderately progressive” interpretation of Amoris Laetitia.

Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry suggests the rumoured deal with China and the Holy See would be an “unmitigated catastrophe” (Andrea Gagliarducci).

Megan Garber argues that Mel Gibson failed to show true contrition in his interview with Stephen Colbert.

And an American bishop has taken part in his very own “carpool karaoke” video.

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