On April 9, which this year marks the transferred Solemnity of the Annunciation, the Vatican releases the latest Apostolic Exhortation from Pope Francis: Gaudete et exsultate: On the call to holiness in today’s world.
On the Second Sunday of Easter, Divine Mercy Sunday, Pope Francis’ homily focuses on Doubting Thomas’ who eventually “falls in love with the Lord.”
Before praying the Regina Coeli at the end of the Divine Mercy Sunday liturgy, Pope Francis greeted members of the faithful present.
After praying the Regina Coeli with the faithful gathered in St Peter’s Square on Divine Mercy Sunday, Pope Francis made a special appeal on behalf of Syria.
Pope Francis celebrated his first Mass as Pope in the Cathedral of St. John Lateran on April 7, 2013.
Pope Francis offered Italian children from Brescia the example of St. Francis who embraced Jesus’ dream and stripped himself of the 'old man'.
In the Vatican’s Sala Clementina, Pope Francis meets with 500 members of the Emmanuel Community taking part in an annual meeting in Rome.
Pope Francis has appointed Fr. Medil S. Aseo, 63, as the new bishop of Tagum Diocese in southern Philippines.
The Holy Father tells the Priests of Prado that the poor have a right to hear about Jesus Christ and the Gospel and that their job is to do so with missionary ...
Pope Francis thanks Ms. Henryane de Chaponay, founder of the Study Centre for Development in Latin America, for her work for peace and defense of human rights.
Pope Francis on Friday released a video message accompanying his prayer intention for April which is “For Those who have Responsibility in Economic matters”.
Pope Francis says, we must avoid “electoral campaigning” or “advertising campaigns” because “God’s call does not work through marketing models”.
Pope Francis hopes that the 70th anniversary of the massacre will be an occasion to promote healing and reconciliation.
On Saturday morning at the request of the Vatican Promoter of Justice, the investigating Magistrate of the Vatican City State Tribunal, an arrest warrant was ...
The initiative offers exclusive, early morning tours and breakfast with breathtaking views over the dome of St Peter's Basilica
Australian lawyer Anne Gallagher says Pope Francis' message of "hope and compassion" can help to address fears relating to migration and national security ...
The JRS Centro Astalli in Rome presented its annual report for 2017 highlighting less arrivals on Italian shores and more difficulties for those seeking protection and integration.
The Apostolic Administrator of Jerusalem explains what is behind his decision to establish a 'personal parish for migrants and refugees' and an episcopal ...
Leaders of India’s Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jain, Muslim and Sikh communities came together and condemned the use of religion to disrupt dialogue and social ...
The Syrian government resumed an offensive against the town of Douma on Saturday. Allegations are surfacing that chemical weapons were used in the attack.
Brazil`s most popular ever ex-President is in custody, beginning a twelve year jail term for corruption convictions he strenuously denies, accusing political foes of sabotaging his bid as the front runner of competing in October`s Presidential Election.
A bus carrying a youth hockey team was involved in a collision Friday in which fourteen people were killed. Bishop Hagemoen of Saskatoon, Canada, says the ...
According to the WHO chief, universal health coverage is key to safer, fairer world
Friday saw the first hearing in the corruption trial against Jacop Zuma which is seen as a first step in reaffirming much needed accountability for South ...
Yulia Skripal, the daughter of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, is said to be recovering after she was poisoned in a nerve gas attack in the UK.