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December 02, 2019
Pope sends aide to Greek island to bring back 33 migrants
The Vatican says Pope Francis has dispatched a close aide to the Greek island of Lesbos to bring back 33 asylum-seekers to ...
December 01, 2019
Joyous Congolese dances, songs enliven St. Peter’s Basilica
Congolese dancing and singing enlivened St. Peter’s Basilica on Sunday, as Pope Francis celebrated a special Mass for ...
November 28, 2019
Pope taps former Bank of Italy exec to head watchdog agency
Pope Francis has tapped a Bank of Italy executive to take over the Vatican’s financial intelligence unit following a scandal ...
November 20, 2019
Pope heading to Thailand to encourage Catholic minority
Pope Francis is heading to Thailand to encourage members of a minority Catholic community in a Buddhist nation and highlight ...
November 19, 2019
Vatican watchdog agency loses member over police raid
A board member of the Vatican’s financial watchdog is resigning in the wake of a Vatican police raid that resulted in the ...
November 17, 2019
Pope decries that ‘greed of a few’ worsens poverty of others
Pope Francis on Sunday decried that the “greed of a few” wealthy people is compounding the plight of the poor before sharing ...
November 16, 2019
Pope urges ‘prudent’ choices as hospital weathers new storm
Pope Francis has urged the Vatican’s pediatric hospital to make “prudent” choices as it expands to welcome more patients.
November 15, 2019
Pope denounces anti-gay ‘persecution’ as recalling Nazi era
Pope Francis has denounced anti-gay discrimination as reminiscent of Nazi-era persecutions and evidence of a “culture of ...
November 14, 2019
Pope taps fellow Jesuit as Vatican’s finance minister
Pope Francis on Thursday appointed a fellow Jesuit to be the Vatican’s finance minister, filling a crucial position left ...
November 10, 2019
Pope to Bolivia: await peacefully election review outcome
Pope Francis is urging Bolivians, including its politicians, to calmly await the outcome of a disputed election review.
October 30, 2019
Madonna statue returned by Britons to Argentina at Vatican
Pope Francis has appeared to wipe away tears during a ceremony in St. Peter's Square for the return of a Virgin Mary statue ...
October 27, 2019
After bishops call for married priests, pope urges new ways
On the heels of a landmark call by Amazon region bishops for married men to become priests, Pope Francis on Sunday exhorted ...
October 26, 2019
Pope's Amazon synod proposes married priests, female deacons
Catholic bishops from across the Amazon called Saturday for the ordination of married men as priests to address the clergy ...
October 14, 2019
Pope's bodyguard resigns over new financial leaks scandal
The Vatican's latest scandal claimed its first victim Monday as Pope Francis' chief bodyguard resigned over the leak of a ...
October 13, 2019
Pope canonizes John Henry Newman, 19th-century theologian
With Prince Charles looking on, Pope Francis on Sunday canonized Cardinal John Henry Newman, praising the 19th-century ...
October 07, 2019
Pope seeks 'courageous' debate over Amazon priest shortage
Pope Francis urged South American bishops on Monday to speak "courageously" at a high-profile meeting on the Amazon, where ...
October 06, 2019
Pope urges bold action to protect the Amazon amid fires
Pope Francis urged bishops on Sunday to boldly shake up the status quo as they chart ways to better care for the Amazon and ...
October 05, 2019
Pope urges compassion in making 13 cardinals in his likeness
Pope Francis added 13 new cardinals to the top of the Catholic hierarchy on Saturday, telling them they must show God's ...
October 04, 2019
NZ bishop resigns over ‘unacceptable’ sexual relationship
Pope Francis on Friday accepted the resignation of a New Zealand bishop over what church officials said was his “completely ...
October 03, 2019
Pope names anti-Mafia prosecutor to court as scandal swirls
Pope Francis on Thursday named one of Italy’s leading anti-Mafia prosecutors as president of the Vatican’s criminal tribunal, ...
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