Former economy czar Cardinal Pell warns the Vatican is facing major deficit

Former Vatican economy czar Cardinal George Pell warns in a new book that the Catholic institution is facing a growing deficit.

Vatican financial reform efforts continue amid scandals and deficit

Pope Francis and his team of reformers continue their efforts to promote transparency in the institution’s fraught finances.

Indian Catholics hope a papal visit will halt anti-Christian persecution

A recent meeting between Pope Francis and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has raised hopes among Indian Catholics about the possibility of a future papal visit.

In Rome and at the Vatican, Biden found refuge and welcome in Catholic community

In Rome and at the Vatican, President Joe Biden found a safe haven from the debates taking place back home, where some U.S. bishops argue Catholic politicians should not be allowed to receive Communion if they support abortion rights.