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July 31, 2016
History of World Youth Day events since they began in 1980s
Here is a look at all past World Youth Day meetings, which grew out of encounters between Pope Paul II and youth in Rome in ...
July 29, 2016
3 popes at Auschwitz, 3 styles: What they said or didn't say
Pope Francis and his predecessors St. John Paul II and Benedict XVI each came to the memorial at the Auschwitz-Birkenau death ...
July 29, 2016
Rabbi was behind meeting between pope, Polish rescuers
Pope Francis' visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau on Friday included an encounter with 25 Christian Poles who rescued Jews during the ...
July 29, 2016
The Latest: Pope Francis: 'cruelty did not end in Auschwitz'
The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): 10:05 p.m. A Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Federico Lombardi, ...
July 29, 2016
Pope visits Auschwitz, begs God to forgive "so much cruelty"
Choosing silence to convey his sorrow, Pope Francis visited the former Nazi death factory at Auschwitz and Birkenau on ...
July 28, 2016
With Auschwitz visit, pope faces complex Polish-Jewish story
Two Holocaust survivors took to a stage at the site of the former Warsaw Ghetto this week to perform lively prewar tunes — ...
July 27, 2016
Castles and death camps: Sites the pope will see in Poland
Pope Francis is coming to southern Poland from July 27-31 to meet with young people from around the globe who gather for the ...
July 25, 2016
Catholic pilgrims visit Auschwitz ahead of visit by pope
Catholic pilgrims have begun gathering in southern Poland ahead of the midweek arrival of Pope Francis for World Youth Day, ...
July 22, 2016
Polish police: expect security checks at papal events
People attending Pope Francis' meetings with world youth in Poland should expect detailed security checks before entering, ...
July 11, 2016
Vatican goes international in new spokesman team
Pope Francis on Monday named a former Fox TV correspondent, Greg Burke, as his spokesman and tapped a Spanish woman to be the ...
July 07, 2016
Vatican: No jurisdiction over journalists in leaks case
A Vatican court declared Thursday it had no jurisdiction to prosecute two journalists who wrote books based in part on ...
July 04, 2016
Vatican leaks trial nears end with requests for convictions
Prosecutors asked a Vatican tribunal on Monday to absolve one journalist and give a suspended, one-year sentence to another ...
July 01, 2016
Retired pope offers first-ever assessment of his own papacy
Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI is offering a first-ever papal assessment of his own pontificate in a book that recounts his ...
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 ...