Pope Francis, before celebrating Mass in the Christ the Redeemer square in Santa Cruz, used the nearby Burger King as a makeshift sacristy.
In the Vatican last Thursday, Pope Francis met with members of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, where he reiterated the Church's zero tolerance pledge to respond with the firmest of measures to those who abuse minors.
The Vatican on Wednesday condemned as "abominable" the actions of at least two gunmen who opened fire at the headquarters of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris on Wednesday, killing 12 people. The gunmen fled the scene shortly after carrying out the crime.
Pope Francis visited a shelter in Rome for former prostitutes, rescued from the sex trade. The visit was part of the Pope's "Friday of Mercy" actions during this Jubilee Year...
Pope Francis Declares September 7 Worldwide Day Of Prayer And Fasting For Peace
Presidential Candidate Senator Bernie Sanders gave an interview with the Canadian Catholic TV network Salt & Light where he praised Pope Francis and says he believes Pope Francis is a socialist.
Pope Francis’ first major address during his Apostolic Voyage – to Korea’s political and civil leaders – was also one of his first speeches in English.
The Little Sisters of the Poor scored a huge win today in their battle against the Obama Administration's health care mandate, popularly known as "Obamacare", in the United States Supreme Court.
In a Facebook messenger chat via Missio's PopeBot, addressing the cultural collision being created by migrants fleeing war-torn conflict zones, Pope Francis said that...
On March 7, 2017, Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York, was present as the official Archdiocesan phase of the Cause for Father Paul...