April 16 marks Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI's 91st birthday. He will be spending the day quietly in the 'Mater Ecclesia' Monastery in the Vatican, where he lives.
In his homily on Sunday at the Roman parish of St Paul of the Cross, Pope Francis spoke about the joy felt by the disciples when they saw the Risen Lord.
During his visit to the parish of Saint Paul of the Cross, in the Corviale neighbourhood of Rome, Pope Francis met with the faithful before celebrating the ...
In his reflection on the day’s Gospel, Pope Francis emphasizes the reality of Christ’s bodily Resurrection.
Pope Francis says he is continually praying for peace in Syria.
Pope Francis expresses closeness to families of journalists murdered in Ecuador
Pope Francis calls for respect for human dignity for disabled and gravely ill persons.
Among the new Venerables are 3 priests and 5 nuns: an Indian, a Spanish, a Portuguese, a Canadian and 4 Italians
Pope Francis on Saturday meets with the President and Trustees of Villanova University, telling them the University must address contemporary ethical and ...
Pope Francis participates in a meeting launching the work for the Pre-Synod phase of the special Synod of Bishops of the Amazon Region.
A telegramme signed by Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, on behalf of the Pope expresses his closeness to the Algerian people after the nation's worst ever air disaster killed 257 people.
In his homily at Mass in the Casa Santa Marta on Monday morning, Pope Francis said there are two ways of following Jesus: out of self-interest in his miracles ...
Bishops in Ecuador are calling for peace following the abduction and killing of three newspaper staff by armed dissidents.
71-year-old Sister Patricia Fox had been part of an international human rights mission investigating the plight of indigenous people and impoverished farmers
Latin American Church leaders have joined Pope Francis' appeal for peace in Syria.
The Catholic Bishops' Conference of India in a statement signed on Sunday, by the Secretary General Bishop Theodore Mascarenhas has said that it is hard to be ...
Bishop George Palliparambil of Miao Diocese was among 20 who were honoured on April 13 at a ceremony at the House of Commons in the British Parliament in ...
Mgr. Philip Whitmore, rector of Rome's Venerable English College, talks about the history that continues to inspire seminarians today
The Vatican Secretary of State arrived in PNG for the assembly of the Federation of the Catholic Bishops Conferences of Oceania that is discussing the “Care of ...
Moscow says it will not interfere with a fact-finding mission investigating an alleged chemical attack last week in Douma.
Russia’s foreign minister Sergei Lavrov claims an alleged chemical attack in the Syrian town of Douma last weekend was staged by an unspecified foreign ...
UNAMA reported a total of 2,258 civilian casualties in the first 3 months of April this year, a similar trend in the same period in 2017 and 2016.