A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church

Turkey’s ambassador to the Holy See “will return to duty” after a dispute over the Armenian genocide, the country’s foreign ministry has said.

The Moscow Patriarchate does not regard this year’s pan-Orthodox synod as an Ecumenical Council, Patriarch Kirill has said (John Chryssavgis).

A French court has banned Lars von Trier’s film Antichrist after a complaint from a Catholic group.

Police in Los Angeles have arrested a man for allegedly posing as a priest and selling fake tickets to papal events.

Sandro Magister claims that Pope Francis has hinted to German bishops that he may end priestly celibacy.

Anthony Mills considers whether Francis is anti-modern.

And Emma King searches for the theology of the body in Friends.

Follow me on Twitter @lukecoppen for updates throughout the day.