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

Archbishop Mark Coleridge has been elected chairman of a commission overseeing a plenary council of the Australian Church in 2020.

Pope Francis called for “responsible behaviour” to prevent the spread of Aids at yesterday’s general audience (short video).

Masses will be suspended in Manila if there is a credible terror threat, the Filipino bishops’ conference has said.

Cardinal Timothy Dolan explains what pro-lifers want from the Trump administration.

George Weigel urges those “rewriting recent Church history” in support of Pope Francis to stop it.

Angelo Stagnaro names 244 priest-scientists, from Acosta to Zupi.

And Rome Reports captures the movement Martin Scorsese met Pope Francis.

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