Chilean cardinal ends C9 term, subpoenaed by prosecutors

Cardinal Francisco Javier Errazuriz Ossa, retired archbishop of Santiago, Chile, announced that his term as a member of Pope Francis' international Council of Cardinals has ended.


Love for Christ is shown in love for poor, suffering, pope says

Christians in Latin America must hold fast to their traditions, which are rooted in love for Christ and especially in remaining close to the marginalized and downtrodden, Pope Francis said.

Pope Francis to visit Morocco in March

Accepting an invitation by Moroccan King Mohammed VI, Pope Francis will make a two-day apostolic visit to Morocco next year, the Vatican announced.


Fidelity is for every vocation, not just marriage, pope says

The Sixth Commandment's mandate against adultery is a call to fidelity that applies not only to married couples, but to all Christians called to love others through their vocation, Pope Francis said.