Gunmen attacked a bus carrying Coptic Christians in central Egypt, killing at least 26 people and wounding 25 others.
Bishops of the SSPX have been authorized by the Pope to ordain new priests without the approval of the local diocesan bishop.
President Duterte has declared martial law on Mindanao island, while the army fights Islamist militants there.
At the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh, President Trump spoke about terrorism and the persecution of Jews and Christians.
The Pope has named five new cardinals, bringing the total to 227, of whom 121 are eligible to vote in a papal election.
Cardinal Zen said in an interview that 'it seems the Vatican-China deal' on selection of bishops 'is not proceeding. Thatís good.'
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