Eric J. Lyman

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Italy and Vatican on guard after threat from Islamic State

Pope Francis summons 'Bishop Bling' to the Vatican for private talks

Cocaine-filled condoms intercepted en route to the Vatican

Russell Crowe meets Pope Francis but leaves without a 'Noah' endorsement

Benedict XVI on John Paul II: I always knew he was a saint

Vatican theologians OK alleged miracle attributed to Pope Paul VI

Vatican City consumes more wine per capita than any other country

Bike owned by Pope Francis sells for 25 times its value

Philomena Lee meets Pope Francis

Did Pope Francis really say that? Probably not

Near St. Peter's, an ancient burial site opens to the public

Pope Francis meets scandal-scarred French President Francois Hollande

John Kerry makes first Vatican visit, hints at Obama meeting with Pope Francis

Prosecutor warns of a mafia threat against Pope Francis

Vatican downplays mafia threats against Pope Francis

Rise in Italian Catholic Church attendance attributed to 'Francis effect'

Vatican to display bones of St. Peter for the first time

Pope Francis ushers in a Latin American tourist boom

Italians question merits of Catholicism elective in public schools

Vatican's pop culture guru Gianfranco Ravasi backpedals his tribute to rocker Lou Reed