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

Pope Francis has donated €100,000 ($124,000, £90,000) towards Austria’s first Orthodox monastery.

The Archbishop of Ho Chi Minh City has died on an ad limina visit.

Archbishop Ricardo Ezzati of Santiago, Chile, has had a pacemaker fitted at Rome’s Gemelli hospital (Spanish report).

Fr Michael Kelly SJ argues that a Holy See-China deal is “looking less and less likely” (Peter Jesserer Smith).

John Allen says Amoris Laetitia supporters are advocating a “no big deal” strategy.

Jean Koneazny Pollack describes her journey back from sedevacantism.

And the world’s oldest priest has died in Belgium, aged 108 (French report).

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