Catholic nursing home in Belgium fined for refusing euthanasia request

A Belgian court has fined a Catholic care home for refusing to let a terminally ill woman receive a lethal injection on their property.

Pope Francis prays with parents of US student killed in Rome

Pope Francis met the parents of an American teenager who died in suspicious circumstances just after he arrived in Rome to start a foreign study program.

Two popes share a Vatican stage and show only one is in charge

A ceremony June 28 featuring a rare joint appearance by Pope Francis and his predecessor seemed aimed at tamping down speculation about the unusual circumstance of having two living popes.

Pope Francis is no Baptist: A wedding without wine is 'shameful!'

The Francis Chronicles: Thinking about serving tea rather than wine at your wedding? Think again if you're inviting the pope.