Pope Francis during the unveiling of a nativity scene during an audience with the donors of the Christmas tree and Nativity scene, set up in … Read more
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
In a highly unusual move, the Vatican has postponed the beatification of the late Archbishop Fulton Sheen, a charismatic figure of U.S. Roman Catholicism in … Read more
Pope Francis has tapped a Bank of Italy executive to take over the Vatican’s financial intelligence unit following a scandal that resulted in the Vatican … 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, 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
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.
Pope Francis’ apostolic … Read more
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 (R) receives a gift from Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed Al-Tayeb during a private audience, Vatican, 15 November 2019.
Pope Francis called … Read more
L’Osservatore Romano and Vatican News interview Bishop Mario Grech on his experience during the recent Amazon Synod
In an interview with L’Osservatore Romano and Vatican News (the first since his appointment), Bishop Mario Grech as Pro-Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops … Read more
Italy’s prime minister Giuseppe Conte, sought to distance himself from revelations that a Vatican-backed fund, now at the centre of an investigation into suspicious financial … Read more
The Financial Times reports that a Vatican-backed investment fund at the centre of a financial corruption investigation was behind a group of investors that hired … Read more
A new gadget aimed at getting more young people to pray has been hacked at least three times in the days since its launch.
The … Read more
The Vatican dismissed allegations in a new book that the Holy See risks default in the next few years because of falling donations, financial mismanagement … Read more
The Vatican is investigating how $200m in Swiss bank accounts controlled by its central administrator ended up financing a luxury property development in London’s Chelsea … 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
A bishop participating in the Vatican’s Amazon Synod said Saturday he would ordain women in his communities as deacons if the idea is recommended by … 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
Prosecutors have urged Australia’s High Court to refuse to hear a final appeal by former Vatican treasurer George Pell against his convictions for sexually abusing … Read more
Pope Francis appealed to conservatives on Sunday not to be bound by the status quo as he opened an assembly of bishops to discuss the … Read more
Pope Francis presides over the Holy Mass for the opening of the special assembly of the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazon Region in Saint … Read more