Pope Francis has blasted the international community’s weak response to the climate crisis in his message to participants at the COP 25 United Nations Conference … Read more
Pope Francis on Sunday urged people to resist the excesses of consumerism in the period leading up to Christmas, calling it a virus that attacks … Read more
Pope Francis admitted there is financial corruption in the Vatican, describing it as a “scandal” on Tuesday. The pope’s statement marked the first time he … Read more
Pope Francis expressed concern about future energy sources as he comforted victims of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear reactor disaster on Monday, noting a call by … Read more
People join their hands for prayers as Pope Francis celebrates a Holy Mass at Assumption Cathedral in Bangkok, Thailand, on Friday 22 November 2019.
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Pope Francis, speaking before a packed stadium of devoted followers in a Bangkok stadium, urged the international community to respect women and children who have … Read more
Pope Francis (R) walks with his cousin Ana Rosa Sivori (L) as he arrives at Military Air Terminal of Don Muang Airport in Bangkok, Thailand, … Read more
Sister Ana Rosa of the Congregation of the Salesian Sisters, is Pope Francis’ second cousin and lives and work in Thailand.
Fluent in Thai, she … Read more
The silver chalice, which Pope Francis will use at mass during his visit, is displayed at the Assumption Cathedral in Bangkok, Thailand.
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Speaking to a group of lawyers on Friday, Pope Francis said that the Catholic Church is contemplating the introduction of “ecological sin” to the compendium … Read more
The Vatican has donated a building near St Peter’s hitherto used by nuns to shelter Rome’s homeless and poor, ANSA sources said Friday. The building, … Read more
Pope Francis said on Friday politicians who rage against homosexuals, gypsies and Jews remind him of Hitler.
“It is not coincidental that at times there … Read more
Pope Francis (R) receives a gift from Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed Al-Tayeb during a private audience, Vatican, 15 November 2019.
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The Pope focused his reflections on three figures in this Sunday’s readings: a Pharisee, a tax collector, and a poor person. Each of them tells … Read more
Domenico Giani, the Vatican’s longtime security chief and Pope Francis’ main bodyguard, resigned on Monday over the leak of information from an investigation into alleged … Read more
The Vatican employees who manage Pope Francis’ official Twitter account in English on Sunday by mistake tweeted the Pope’s support for American football team the … Read more
Pope Francis appeals for new dialogue effort based on sincerity, honesty and transparency for efficient solutions on Syria
Pope Francis has appealed for a new effort at dialogue after U.S. forces pulled back from northeastern Syria, clearing the way for Turkey’s offensive against … Read more
Seeing the misery of so many innocent people, we must not fail to weep, we must not fail to respond – Pope Francis
Pope Francis on Sunday reminded the faithful to be hospitable towards all those who arrive on our shores and in our societies.
Addressing those present … Read more
Euthanasia and assisted suicide trade dignity for false compassion – Pope Francis to Medical Doctors
Pope Francis told a group of Italian doctors Friday they must resist the temptation to participate in assisted suicide or euthanasia, which trades the dignity … Read more