The Pope and the archbishop of Canterbury emphasized areas where their churches can work together when they met last month, but progress towards future unity appears blocked.
Catholic apologist Laura Keynes, the great-great-great-granddaughter of the Father of Evolution, says the faith of her baptism was reanimated through intellectual pursuit.
Pope Francis met this month with Archbishop Justin Welby of Canterbury, but female and homosexual Anglican bishops frustrate any hope of institutional unity.
By shepherding former Anglicans and their liturgical patrimony into the Church, the Holy Father has bequeathed a legacy of constructive Christian unity.
Cebu City in the Philippines will be the site of the 2016 event.
Cardinal Marc Ouellet, Pope Benedict's representative, returns from a penitential retreat to Lough Derg.
The archbishop of Dublin says that in a spirit of repentance, the Church in Ireland is on the road to renewal but the Gospel needs to be preached courageously.