Pope Francis

December 4, 2013

Harvesting Fruits of the Year of Faith

The bishops of Shrewsbury and Portsmouth, England, are building on the just-concluded jubilee in 2014.

December 3, 2013

Argentina Lawmakers Recommend Pope Francis for Nobel Peace Prize

The resolution, overwhelmingly approved in the House of Representatives, now goes to the Senate for ratification.

December 3, 2013

Pope Francis: A Church Without Joy Is Unimaginable

The Church’s mission is to transmit this message, which brings authentic peace, the Holy Father said in his Dec. 3 homily.

December 2, 2013

Pope Francis Expresses Hope for Catholic-Orthodox Unity

In a letter to Patriarch Bartholomew, the Holy Father says ‘God … has taught us throughout these years to regard one another as members of the same family.’

December 2, 2013

Pope Francis: Use Well-Formed Intelligence to Understand Signs of the Times

Our conscience is a great gift from God, he said, but not a weak conscience, formed by the world.

November 27, 2013

Pope Francis Cautions Against ‘Trivialized’ Vision of Death Without Hope

The Holy Father continued his catechesis on the Creed by discussing ‘the resurrection of the body.’

November 27, 2013

Pope Francis’ Meeting With Vladimir Putin Focuses on Middle East

Of particular interest to the Holy Father was the plight of Christians in the strife-torn region.

November 26, 2013

‘Evangelii Gaudium’: The Joy of the Missionary Disciple

Register commentary on Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation.

November 26, 2013

Begin a ‘New Chapter’ of Joyful Evangelization, Pope Francis Encourages

Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation to all the Christian faithful addresses a wide array of evangelical challenges and invites them to renew their joy in Christ.

November 26, 2013

'Evangelii Gaudium': Church’s Teaching on Abortion Cannot Change

The Holy Father said solving problems by taking a human life is not “progressive,” but stressed the Church could do more to help mothers in crisis.

November 26, 2013

Pope Francis Backs Male Priesthood, Urges ‘Feminine Genius’ in the Church

The Holy Father said the male priesthood is not ‘open to discussion,’ but explained the need for a ‘more incisive female presence’ in the Church’s life.

November 25, 2013

Putin Meets Pope, Human Dignity and Syria Focus of Talks

November 22, 2013

Archbishop Rejects Misuse of Pope’s Words to Justify Illinois’ Redefinition of Marriage

Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone said Pope Francis forcefully opposed same-sex ‘marriage’ in Argentina and asked Catholics to defend the family.

November 22, 2013

Scalfari Confesses: Pope’s Words in Interview May Not Have Been His Own

The author of the controversial Pope Francis interview in La Repubblica said he wrote the Pope’s answers ‘with my own words.’

November 22, 2013

Pope Francis' Phone Call Surprises School Teacher and Students

The Holy Father called the teacher who had sent him photos of children who died from cancer due to the Mafia dumping toxic waste.

November 20, 2013

Knights of Columbus' Pope Francis Documentary Now on DVD

The documentary delves into the background of the Holy Father from his days in Argentina.

November 19, 2013

Latest Vatican Reform Has Scores of Priests Returning to Their Dioceses

At least 30 priests are expected to resume diocesan ministry after their service at the Vatican, according to sources.

November 19, 2013

Severely Disfigured Man Deeply Moved By Pope's Embrace

Vinicio Riva says meeting Pope Francis was like "being in Paradise."

November 15, 2013

Scalfari Interview Taken Down from Vatican Website

November 14, 2013

Did Pope Francis just tip his hand on Medjugorje? (10 things to know and share)

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