Pope Francis has warned bishops against the Church "cancer" of a careerist mentality, telling them to dedicate themselves to the diocese where they serve and not aspire to be promoted to one that is more appealing.
The Pope says he still does not know Rome well but on visits before he was elected, he would visit the Church of St Louis of France where he would contemplate the painting of ‘The Calling of St Matthew,’ by Caravaggio.
You can read a meditation by Tablet editor Catherine Pepinster on the painting here.
The new Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh said today he will seek to bring mercy and forgiveness to his new archdiocese
The Pakistani Government has declared three days of mourning following yesterday's double suicide bombing at an Anglican church
Kenya's Catholic bishops have donated food and blood bag kits to help survivors of the terrorist attack on the upmarket Westgate shopping centre in Nairobi that has left 62 people dead and more than 170 injured.
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The issue of priestly celibacy is one of the thorniest issues facing Pope Francis...
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