Faith News
Christopher Lamb - Religion News ServiceFebruary 08, 2018
The challenge for the church is to help survivors and stop abuse from happening again, and the pope appears to be falling short.
Politics & Society News
Christopher Lamb - Religion News ServiceJuly 25, 2017
When in Rome, the Gingriches will be able to oil the wheels of diplomacy at the United States’ ambassadorial residence, a spacious house with a large terrace overlooking beautifully landscaped gardens on Janiculum Hill.
Cardinals attend a consistory led by Pope Francis as he names 20 new cardinals at the Vatican on Feb. 12, 2015. Photo courtesy of Reuters/Alessandro Bianchi
Faith News
Christopher Lamb - Religion News ServiceMay 26, 2017
Francis has also overturned the tradition of choosing bishops who are in charge of prestigious dioceses or Vatican departments as cardinals.
Pope Francis greets Al-Azhar's Grand Imam Ahmed al-Tayeb during a meeting in Cairo on April 28, 2017. Photo courtesy of Reuters/Mohamed Abd El-Ghany
Faith Short Take
Christopher Lamb - Religion News ServiceMay 03, 2017
Francis has made it his business to try to build bridges with the Muslim world with the energy of a missionary. Benedict also delivered his message to Islam from afar.