Pope to celebrate Mass, welcome homeless on pilgrimage to Rome

Pope Francis will welcome several thousand homeless and vulnerable people from all over Europe when they make a pilgrimage to Rome in November.

Slovenian diplomat named to represent Vatican at U.N. agencies in Geneva

Pope Francis named Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic, a Vatican diplomat who has served in the Russian Federation, to represent the Vatican at Geneva-based U.N. agencies and at the World Trade Organization.