Pope Francis

June 28, 2013

New Vatican Secretary of State May Be Appointed Soon

NEWS ANALYSIS: Vatican sources discuss a possible candidate for the new Vatican secretary of state.

June 28, 2013

Vatican ‘Ready to Cooperate’ in Investigation of Accountant

Vatican accountant was arrested June 28 for allegedly trying to move 20 million euros from Switzerland illegally into Italy.

June 28, 2013

Charity’s Rapid Growth Could Be Due to Pope’s Influence

Mary’s Meals vision for the future is that every child in the world should be able to receive at least one good meal every day.

June 27, 2013

Variety Gives Church Its Richness, Pope Francis Teaches

Pope Francis says the Church is the Temple of the Holy Spirit in which God works.

June 26, 2013

Pope Francis Personally Initiated Vatican Bank Commission

Pope Francis appointed a 'board' of five members to report to him about the legal position and the activities of the Religious Works Institute in order to 'harmonize the institute with the universal mission of the Apostolic See.'

June 26, 2013

Toddler’s Encounter With Pope ‘Unforgettable,’ Dad Says

The daughter of Alan Holdren, head of CNA’s Rome bureau, meets Pope Francis.

June 25, 2013

Fight Against Secularism Unites Jews, Catholics, Pope Says

Pope Francis said the Vatican II document 'Nostra Aetate' is the Church’s ‘key point of reference for relations with the Jewish people.’

June 24, 2013

Catholics Called to 'Daily Martyrdom,' Says Pope Francis

“Those who serve the truth serve Christ,” he said June 23.

June 17, 2013

Pope Tells Pilgrims: Selfish Living Leads to Slavery and Death

The Holy Father reflects on the gift of life and the God of Life.

June 14, 2013

A Vatican ‘Gay Lobby’? This Is Not the Focus of the Question

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June 14, 2013

Pope Confirms Faith Encyclical Nearly Done

Pope Francis also stressed the need for the Church to address the crisis of the family.

June 13, 2013

Pope Targets Longing for Past, ‘Adolescent Progressivism’

The Pope says that the track the Church must follow is in continuous discernment of God’s will.

June 12, 2013

Pope Encourages Church Rich in Praise, Not Wealth

Pope Francis based his homily on Matthew's Gospel where Jesus said: ‘freely you have received, freely give.’

June 12, 2013

Pope Francis and the Vatican "gay lobby"—10 things to know and share

June 11, 2013

Jesuit Writers Get Quick Answer to Papal Audience Request

Pope Francis has scheduled a private audience with the college of writers from La Civiltà Cattolica (Catholic Civilization), the Jesuit publication.

June 10, 2013

Pope Francis Tells Pilgrims: God Forgives Sins That Wound

The Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus sets the tone for the whole month of June, the Holy Father says.

June 7, 2013

Pope Francis Will Brave Rome’s Summer Heat

The Holy Father plans to stay home for the summer, just making short trips to Castel Gandolfo.

June 6, 2013

Pope Stresses Threats to Human Person on Environment Day

The Holy Father says, ‘We are called not only to respect the natural environment, but also to show respect for, and solidarity with, all the members of our human family.’

June 6, 2013

Expert Says Church’s Abuse Prevention Should Differ for Each Culture

Father Hans Zollner, head of the Centre for Child Protection, met with Pope Francis in Rome.

June 6, 2013

Pope Says Lamenting Suffering Is Form of Prayer

The Pope advised people to pray for those who suffer, noting, ‘Here is the mystery of the communion of saints.’

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