Morning Briefing

Irish PM: Vatican has 'calculated, withering' abuse stance

Kentucky Readers express concern about hospital merger

Australia Members of the Wagga Catholic Diocese will hire buses to travel to Parliament House in Canberra next month to “stand up for traditional marriage, Gays outraged at Catholic rally plans

Ireland Senator calls on church leaders to quit

Ireland PM's bruising words belatedly lay bare Vatican's pathetic charade

Ireland Irish political classes lose their fear of the Catholic church

Pope to meet with Jews, Muslims, Lutherans on German trip. Pope in Germany Sept. 22-26

England and Wales Archbishop warns cut in benefits could make more families homeless

Holy See rejects new international organization of Catholic media professionals

United Kingdom Local tribunal declines 'charitiable status' to Catholic women's ordination group, group pledges to appeal

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