Vatican to investigate Romero ‘miracle’

Officials at the Vatican are to investigate a possible miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Oscar Romero.

El Salvador’s bishops said the healing was “inexplicable”. If approved it would pave the way for Romero’s canonisation.

Bishop: no apparitions at Medjugorje

Bishop Ratko Perić of Mostar-Duvno has issued a statement repeating his conviction that no apparitions have ever occurred at Medjugorje.

Vatican halves its deficit within a year

The Vatican has announced a €12.4m (£10.8m) deficit in 2015, a drop from €25.6m (£22.2m) the year before.

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