Pope Francis has sent a Message to the Americas to mark the Dec. 12th Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, who is venerated as Patroness of the American continent. The Holy Father delivered the Message during the course of his weekly General Audience on Wednesday, the eve of the feast.
One priest is pleading for prayer as the population of Christians living in Gaza has dwindled to only 1,000 left, with those remaining living in harsh prison-like conditions.
During a press conference on his return flight from Azerbaijan, Pope Francis gave some solid advice on how to vote in an election where both...
Cardinal George Pell, Cardinal-Prefect for the Secretariat for the Economy and senior adviser to the Pope, has been issued a summons to appear in the Melbourne Magistrates Court for multiple historical sexual offenses.
The video shows the jihadists desecrate the church by first smashing statues of Christ and other saints, and then setting the entire building on fire.
Last week the Vatican announced Pope Francis recognized second miracles attributed to the intercession of Blessed Pope Paul VI and Blessed Óscar Romero, the final step on their path to sainthood.
In a short letter Pope Benedict XVI wrote to an Italian national newspaper, the pontiff emeritus says he is "on a pilgrimage toward Home."
In a study that was published in August of last year, a link between regularly attending church and a lower risk for suicide was found. This trend goes against the sad reality of an increasing rate of suicide in the United States across men and women of all backgrounds.
Christian persecution in China is being called "systematic" and "escalating," with closing churches, banning public Christmas celebration, and sweeping arrests being made.
A 28-year-old priest was shot and killed and another wounded at a Catholic church Wednesday night near the state Capitol, a Phoenix police spokesman said.