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

President Trump’s decision to proceed with the Mexican border wall will put immigrants’ lives “in needless danger”, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo has said.

Zambian Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu has urged authorities to do more to protect children from abuse.

An estimated 20,000 priests were executed in the first two years after the October Revolution, according to the chairman of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society.

Christopher Lamb, Phil Lawler, Sandro Magister, Roberto de Mattei, Joanna Moorhead, Damian Thompson and Fr John Zuhlsdorf comment on the resignation of the Order of Malta’s Grand Master.

John Allen puzzles over the Pope recent remarks about religious freedom in China.

George Weigel says Fr Antonio Spadaro’s tweet about theology and mathematics “rang ominous bells”.

And a Russian priest is preparing to plant a cross in the depths of the Pacific Ocean.

Follow me on Twitter @lukecoppen for updates throughout the day.