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

Christians must reject “the polluting germs of selfishness, envy and gossip”, the Pope said at yesterday’s Angelus (full text, full video).

Cardinal Raymond Burke’s future will be “left to the decision of the Holy Father”, Order of Malta Grand Chancellor Albrecht von Boeselager has said.

Posters criticising Pope Francis appeared in Rome at the weekend (John Allen).

The Pope has accepted the resignation of Bishop Maroun Lahham, Patriarchal Vicar to Jordan of the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem.

Filipino Archbishop Ramon Arguelles has resigned after clashing with the Vatican over alleged Marian apparitions (Joe Torres).

Austin Ruse explains why he calls Breitbart “the largest Catholic site on the net”.

And Rome Reports meets a Franciscan friar who used to be a homeless drug addict.

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