Brazil

July 28, 2013

5 Wise Words from Pope to Youth

July 12, 2014

A Conversation with Rio's Cardinal on the Pope, the Poor, Peace & Sports

July 28, 2013

Poles Thrilled to Hear Next World Youth Day in Krakow

Pope Francis announced that WYD 2016 will be in Blessed John Paul II’s former archdiocese.

July 28, 2013

Don’t Stay ‘Locked Up’ in Your Parish or Movement, Pope Exhorts

Pope Francis told an estimated 3 million people on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach July 28 to 'go' and 'bring Christ into every area of life.'

July 28, 2013

WYD is International, Transforming, and Challenging

July 28, 2013

The Field of Faith Is Your Own Heart, Pope Tells WYD Pilgrims

Pope Francis addressed a crowd of 3 million pilgrims at the Saturday night prayer vigil.

July 27, 2013

Religion Is ‘Leaven’ in Society, Pope Tells Brazil’s Leaders

Pope Francis met July 27 with Brazilian political, cultural, educational and business leaders gathered at Rio de Janeiro’s municipal theater.

July 24, 2013

WYD Firing Up the Next Generation of the Faithful

July 24, 2013

‘God Acts, and He Surprises Us,’ Pope Tells WYD Massgoers

The Holy Father exhorted the faithful gathered at Mass today at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Aparecida to be open to God's call.

July 24, 2013

Prayerful Trip to an 'Imperial Chapel'

July 24, 2013

Keeping the Faith and the Peace in a ‘Favela’

Residents credit their Catholic faith and sound government policies for the new atmosphere of hope that’s transforming their Rio shanty town.

July 24, 2013

Pilgrims Throng Copacabana Beach for Opening Mass

July 22, 2013

Rio de Janeiro and a Hurricane Named Francis

COMMENTARY

July 22, 2013

Guests in Rio

August 30, 2012

Sliding Down the Same-Sex Slippery Slope

California and Brazil Embrace Three-Parent Families

September 27, 2010

Brazilian Uses Art to "Assassinate" the Pope