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Pope Francis poses with U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, during a private audience at the Vatican May 24. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) See POPE-TRUMP-MEET May 24, 2017.
Politics & Society In All Things
The EditorsMay 24, 2017
How are church leaders and Vatican watchers responding to the highly anticipated visit?
Politics & Society Video
America FilmsMay 24, 2017

In their first ever meeting, Pope Francis focused his message to Trump on peace.

Politics & Society Short Take
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Pope Francis meets with President Donald Trump on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino, Pool)
Faith News
Gerard O'ConnellMay 24, 2017
President Donald Trump and Pope Francis held a private 30-minute meeting at the Vatican on Wednesday laden with religious symbolism and ancient protocol.
In this photo taken May 19, 2017, a GPO worker stacks copies of "Analytical Perspectives Budget of the U.S. Government Fiscal Year 2018" onto a pallet at the U.S. Government Publishing Office's (GPO) plant in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Politics & Society News
Kevin ClarkeMay 22, 2017
The budget’s moral measure will be assessed by “how well it promotes the common good of all,” the bishops write.
U.S. President Donald Trump places a note in the Western Wall in Jerusalem on May 22. (CNS photo/Jonathan Ernst, Reuters)
Politics & Society News
President Donald Trump began his two-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories with a private visit to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and Western Wall.