Pope: Jesus prays for everyone each day

Jesus is always praying for each and every person, desiring that his word would help people in their lives and that they never would feel alone, Pope Francis said.


Selfish lifestyles fuel poverty, pope says in 'World Day of the Poor' message

Poverty is the result of people's selfishness; it is not "fate" or the fault of the poor, Pope Francis said.

Vatican bank posts healthy profit despite economic shock of pandemic

The Vatican bank showed a net profit of 36.4 million euros ($44.1 million) in 2020. Compared to a net profit of 38 million euros ($46 million) the previous year, "this is a very significant result" considering the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, wrote Cardinal Santos Abril Castelló.


Pope: Seminarians learn more from their leaders' lives than their words

Seminarians can learn more from the way their bishops, rectors, spiritual directors and formators live than from what they say, Pope Francis said.