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Pope Benedict XVI
June 29, 2016
Breakaway Catholic group accuses pope of spreading errors
A breakaway traditionalist Catholic group accused Pope Francis on Wednesday of spreading confusion and errors about the ...
June 28, 2016
Retired pope thanks reigning pope for his focus on mercy
Retired Pope Benedict XVI thanked Pope Francis and endorsed his mercy-filled ministry Tuesday during an unprecedented Vatican ...
June 22, 2016
Francis lauds Benedict's prayerful life in book forward
Pope Francis is paying homage to his predecessor in the forward of a new book, saying Pope Benedict XVI's decision to retire ...
June 17, 2016
Spain: Probe of alleged hate speech by Valencia archbishop
Prosecutors said Friday they are investigating a Spanish archbishop for possible criminal hate speech because of remarks he ...
June 15, 2016
Benedict to mark 65th anniversary as priest amid confusion
Retired Pope Benedict XVI will mark his 65th anniversary as a priest with a June 28 Vatican ceremony attended by Pope Francis ...
June 09, 2016
Francis to meet Auschwitz survivors during visit to Poland
Pope Francis will meet hospitalized children and survivors of the Nazi death camp of Auschwitz, and will ride on a tram when ...
May 29, 2016
Pope rules out retiring like his predecessor
Pope Francis says he has no intention of quitting the papacy — a possibility opened up by his predecessor Emeritus Pope ...
May 23, 2016
Pope embraces Al-Azhar imam in sign of renewed relations
Pope Francis on Monday embraced the grand imam of Al-Azhar, the prestigious Sunni Muslim center of learning, reopening an ...
April 13, 2016
Reporter tells Vatican court he was obliged to publish news
An Italian journalist testified Wednesday that he never pressured a Vatican monsignor to give him confidential documents and ...
April 12, 2016
Vatican envoy who invited Kim Davis to papal meeting retires
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of his ambassador to the United States who was behind Francis' controversial ...
April 08, 2016
How pope's new document compares to ones of his predecessors
Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation "The Joy of Love," represents no explicit change in church doctrine or teaching, but it ...
April 04, 2016
New hopes for Vatican progress with schismatic Catholics
Pope Francis met with the head of a breakaway group of traditionalist Catholics amid new hopes for progress toward ending a ...
March 31, 2016
Probe of 2 ex-officials confirmed at Vatican-owned hospital
The Vatican said Thursday that its prosecutor is investigating two former officials of a Vatican-owned children's hospital ...
March 24, 2016
Vatican seeks to calm concern about retired pope's health
The Vatican is seeking to temper concern about Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI's health after his longtime secretary said he was ...
March 17, 2016
Benedict on Francis: Pope is in "full accord" with JPII
Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has broken a long silence with an interview in which he speaks about Pope Francis and the Catholic ...
February 20, 2016
The Latest: Scalia's son remembers his father at Mass
The Latest on the funeral Mass for the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Supreme Court ...
February 18, 2016
Popes: Bishops who reassign suspect pedophiles should resign
Pope Francis says any bishop who moves a suspected pedophile priest from parish to parish should resign. Francis spoke about ...
February 14, 2016
Pope gives tough love to Mexico's political, church elite
Pope Francis challenged Mexico's political and ecclesial elites on Saturday to provide their people with security, justice ...
February 02, 2016
Pope extends new olive branch to China in bid to mend ties
Pope Francis has expressed his great admiration for China and declined to criticize its longtime one-child policy in a bid ...
January 29, 2016
Poland to fund private college run by controversial priest
Poland's conservative, pro-Catholic government says it plans to help finance a college founded by a controversial priest who ...