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

Catholics in the West should “adopt parishes, adopt dioceses and adopt people” in Iraq, a Chaldean bishop has said.

French authorities have upheld a ban on a video featuring happy children with Down’s syndrome.

Poland’s bishops have officially proclaimed Jesus Christ King of Poland.

The Russian Orthodox Church will never agree to independence for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate), Patriarch Kirill has reportedly said.

Martin Scorsese tells Paul Elie how he would describe his work to Pope Francis.

Emma Green asks if Cardinal Blase Cupich can save Chicago from gun violence.

And Jessica McAfee compares the new Amazon commercial to Nostra Aetate.

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