Pope to sign letter to young people at popular Marian sanctuary

The place Pope Francis chose to sign his letter to young people is an important and popular sanctuary housing the Holy House of Loreto.


God's will is clear: to seek out, save humanity from evil, pope says

Christians have faith in a God who wants to and is able to transform the world, conquering evil with good, Pope Francis said.

Pope recognizes martyrdom of Romanian bishops, Italian missionary

Pope Francis recognized the martyrdom of an Italian missionary killed in Myanmar and seven Romanian Catholic bishops — one of whom was secretly named a cardinal by St. Paul VI — persecuted during the communist era.


Corruption is a devastating cancer harming society, pope says

The constant temptation and cancer of corruption is one of the most devastating illnesses to befall society, Pope Francis said.