Roman Catholic Church


Chinese Catholic Church vows fealty to the Communist Party

Press release by PCA on the signing of the Vatican-Peking concordat restates its hierachy of loyalties


Papal message to Chinese Catholics

We ask Our Lady, the Mother of Hope and Help of Christians, to bless and guard all Catholics in China, and we invoke God’s gift of peace on the entire Chinese people


Vatican statement on PRC provisional agreement on the appointment of bishops

Agreement "concerns the nomination of Bishops, a question of great importance for the life of the Church, and creates the conditions for greater collaboration at the bilateral level."


India's Catholic Church responds to Supreme Court ruling decriminalizing homosexual acts

"[F]or the Catholic Church, the homosexual act between consenting adults remains morally unacceptable" spokesman says


Digging between the lines in UK media responses to the testimony of Archbishop Viganò

The flight from reporting to opinion and advocacy journalism is on full display in the first day reports from the British secular press of the Viganò affair


Vatican responds to PA grand jury report

Cardinal Burke: Victims should know that the Pope is on their side.


Pounding George Pell in the press

The cardinal takes a hit from the Gray Lady