Politics & Society Vatican DispatchCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceNovember 27, 2017
The pope's first meetings would usually be with the head of state and head of government.
Faith NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceNovember 22, 2017
Gen. Min Aung Hlaing wields great political power in the country.
Politics & Society NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceNovember 20, 2017
The Vatican announced it had launched a new investigation into reports about sexual abuse in a pre-seminary for young adolescents run by the Diocese of Como, Italy, but located inside the Vatican.
Faith NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceNovember 09, 2017
Pope Francis formally recognized the martyrdom of an Italian Consolata sister murdered in Somalia in 2006 and the martyrdom of a 25-year-old priest in Hungary in 1957.
Faith NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceNovember 01, 2017
"We long for this wound in the Body of Christ to be healed."
Politics & Society NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceOctober 24, 2017
"We don't have to agree on everything, but our relationship is strong enough that it can weather disagreements."
Faith NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceOctober 11, 2017
Different Catholic rites are, in fact, "a treasure" for the church.
Faith NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceOctober 10, 2017
The Catholic Church's Code of Canon Law is an instrument that must serve the church's pastoral mission of bringing God's mercy to all and leading them to salvation, Pope Francis said.
Politics & Society NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceOctober 02, 2017
Pope Francis urged them to oppose "one-way streets of exasperated individualism" and "the dead ends of corruption."
Politics & Society NewsCindy Wooden - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 29, 2017
An arrest warrant has been issued in Canada for Msgr. Carlo Capella, the Vatican diplomat recalled from service in Washington in late August, who already was the subject of a Vatican criminal investigation involving child pornography.