Newly inaugurated President Donald Trump signed an executive order reinstating "The Mexico City Policy" which states that foreign non-governmental organizations may not receive funding from the...
In a statement published on the Catholic Standard, the Archdiocesan newspaper for Washington D.C., Cardinal Donald Wuerl announced that he will travel to Rome to meet with Pope Francis and ask him to accept his resignation as Archbishop.
Twitter is introducing new special emojis in commemoration of Pope Francis' visit to Ireland later this month for the World Meeting of Families.
An unexpected bump in the popemobile caused the Holy Father to sustained a black eye and cut above his left eyebrow.
Speaking on the addictive nature of technology, Pope Francis warned "don't be slaves to your mobile phones."
The Vatican broke its painful silence about the Pennsylvania grand jury report that exposed and detailed decades of sexual abuses by priests and subsequent cover-ups by bishops. In a statement, The Vatican called the accusations "criminal and morally reprehensible."
After being charged with multiple sexual assault offenses last year, Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty of all counts related to sexually abusing two choir boys in the 1990s during his tenure as Archbishop of Melbourne.
A Franciscan friar and science teacher in rural Kenya won the Global Teaching Award and a $1 million prize for his work with poor students in his community.
Pope Francis made it known what is the best measure of one's faith: how well you treat the poor.
Pope Francis presides at celebration of Holy Mass for the Canonization of Blessed Fr. Junipero Serra, on the occasion of his apostolic visit to the United States