Pope Francis

The Christmas season is a time to reflect on what life is all about, Pope Francis told an international group of performers.
Gerard O’Connell December 13, 2019
On this 50th anniversary of his priesthood, Francis, who now sees himself as “the world’s parish priest,” continued working as usual with a long series of audiences in the morning, including singers and musicians who will perform in the annual Vatican concert for Christmas.
The Editors December 13, 2019
Why we need to uphold our arms control agreement with Russia and take the existential threat of nuclear weapons more seriously.
Colleen Dulle, James T. Keane December 12, 2019
What is Peter's Pence and how is it used?
The pope's message was released at a Vatican news conference led by Cardinal Peter Turkson
In their "ad limina" visit with the pope, the bishops from Ohio and Michigan discussed a wide variety of topics, including the sex abuse crisis and how that impacts the work of priests.