Pope Francis

The pope asked Assad "to ensure that international humanitarian law is fully respected with regard to the protection of the civilians and access to humanitarian aid."
Gerard O’Connell December 12, 2016
In his homily for the feast, Pope Francis denounced the exclusion of so many people “from the train of life.”
"We are united in the blood of our martyrs," Pope Francis said.
Drew Christiansen, S.J. December 12, 2016
“Violence is not the cure for our broken world,” the pope writes.
Andrew Chesnut December 12, 2016
While other manifestations of Mary claim at most a region or country, Guadalupe is the only one to reign over two continents.
Archbishop Mark Coleridge of Brisbane, Australia, is seen at the Vatican Oct. 14, 2015 (CNS photo/Paul Haring).
Michael J. O’Loughlin December 09, 2016
The pope is "bringing out into the very public setting of the papacy what any pastor does in his parish or diocese."