Religions can be part of the solution for peace, not the problem, faith leaders say

The Abrahamic Faiths Initiative group united 25 religious leaders representing millions of Christian, Muslim and Jewish faithful to discuss practical ways of promoting peace and fraternity at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome Jan. 14-16.

Pope Francis welcomes refugees to a new life in Italy

At an event welcoming 33 refugees sponsored by the Vatican, the cardinal in charge of administrating Pope Francis’ charitable work called European bishops to “wake up” and take a stand in welcoming displaced persons fleeing persecution in the world.

At the Vatican, big-tech and interfaith groups team up to protect minors on the web

A coalition of big-tech companies and institutions meeting at the Vatican starting Thursday (Nov. 14) seeks to create a safe environment for children on the internet through cooperation and concrete actions.

Pope Francis kicks off World Day of the Poor with free healthcare for disadvantaged

To get an idea of what Pope Francis' pontificate is all about, one need only drop by Saint Peter's square this week.