NewsNicole Winfield - Associated PressMarch 10, 2016
The new rules call for an administrator to be named for each saintly cause who must "scrupulously respect" the intention of each donation.
NewsNicole Winfield - Associated PressFebruary 14, 2016
Pope Francis heads into the capital's crime-ridden suburb of Ecatepec on Sunday to see firsthand the reality of the Mexican "periphery," where drug violence, gangland-style executions and kidnappings are daily facts of life.The pontiff is expected to bring a message of hope and solidar
NewsNicole Winfield - Associated PressFebruary 11, 2016
Francis begins his trip praying before the Virgin of Guadalupe shrine. After that he enters uncharted papal territory.
The two churches split during the Great Schism of 1054 and have remained estranged over a host of issues,Nicole Winfield - Associated PressFebruary 05, 2016
The two churches split during the Great Schism of 1054 and have remained estranged over a host of issues, including the primacy of the pope.
Syrian family arrives in Italy in first humanitarian airlift, meant to discourage dangerous sea passageNicole Winfield - Associated PressFebruary 04, 2016
The Rome-based Catholic Sant'Egidio Community and the Federation of Protestant Churches in Italy lobbied the Italian government to grant 1,000 humanitarian visas for particularly vulnerable refugees.