Morning Catholic must-reads
In a busy 24 hours in Portugal yesterday, Pope Benedict XVI gave a landmark address on culture, attended Vespers with priests, religious and seminarians, consecrated priests to the Immaculate Heart of Mary and recited the rosary at the shrine of Our Lady of Fátima.
A court is investigating allegations of sexual abuse by members of a Spanish religious order.
Kenya’s Catholic bishops have launched a campaign to defeat the country’s new constitution.
Joe Feuerherd of the National Catholic Reporter says William Donohue of the Catholic League is bad for the Church.
Michael Sean Winters takes on Deal Hudson after he criticised Sister Carol Keehan for supporting the healthcare bill.
Jeremy Irons will play Pope Alexander VI (Rodrigo Borgia) in a new series about the Borgias.
And Mark Shea discovers another reason to love Pope Benedict.