Nearly 500 years old, the shrine of Our Lady of La Leche is the oldest Marian shrine in the US: now it's a national shrine, elevated by the USCCB.
A Vatican spokesman said the carved wooden figure seen at various Amazon synod events is not the Virgin Mary, but an "indigenous woman who represents life."
Pope Francis appointed a new head of Vatican Police, after former head Domenico Giani resigned over a leaked memo he had "no personal responsibility" in.
Vatican Police Head Domenico Giani resigned after a memo leaked on officials suspended in connection with office raids over "financial transactions."
The Polish Bishop's Conference agreed to begin the canonization process for the parents of Pope Saint John Paul II: Karol and Emilia Wojtyła.
A Ruthenian Catholic women's community, Christ the Bridegroom Monastery in Ohio was canonically established as an eparchial monastery sui iuris.
In a private meeting at the Vatican, Jesuit Father James Martin met with Pope Francis and discussed the issues of LGBT Catholics.
Brandt Jean, the brother of Botham Jean murdered by Amber Guyger, exemplified the Christian virtue of forgiveness in an emotional courtroom statement.
5 Vatican officials were suspended after police raided offices of the Secretariat of State investigating complaints regarding financial transactions.
In honor of the Extraordinary Missionary Month of October, Pope Francis released his prayer intention calling for a missionary "spring" in the Church.