Apr 16, 2015
A German cardinal has lambasted fellow church leaders who support admitting divorced and civilly remarried Catholics to Holy Communion, calling them heretics.
Apr 13, 2015
Perhaps it’s no coincidence that at his morning homily on Monday, he stressed the importance of the church speaking boldly and without fear.
Mar 27, 2015
The Pope's visit with the homeless was just the latest of many benevolent papal gestures directed towards the poor and the marginalized.
Mar 24, 2015
The miraculous liquefying of a famous blood relic in the presence of Pope Francis in Naples last Saturday continues to stir debate, with some insisting it was the first time it had happened in front of a pontiff.
Mar 20, 2015
Following ISIS threats and the recent terrorist atrocity in Tunisia, a massive security operation is underway in the Italian city of Naples in preparation for Pope Francis’ visit to the city on Saturday.
Mar 11, 2015
After two years, Pope Francis therefore remains a paradox.
Mar 3, 2015
Both the head of the Vatican police force and the Italian security services have, in recent days, warned that ISIS poses a threat against Pope Francis, Rome, and Italy.
Mar 2, 2015
The leaking of receipts belonging to the Vatican’s new finance czar in a failed attempt to discredit him as a lavish spender represents the “last spluttering of old Vatican politics.”