Jerusalem -- President Donald Trump is the first sitting president to visit the Western Wall in the contested Old City of Jerusalem. Both Israelis and Palestinians claim Jerusalem as their capital city.
Trump in Saudi Arabia: Arab Christians voiced hope and concern over U.S. President Donald Trump's first foreign visit and his speech in Saudi Arabia to the Muslim world.
A cardinal in Central African Republic called on international peacekeepers to act more effectively, after he helped end an anti-Muslim flare-up in the southeastern city of Bangassou.
Since the Russian Supreme Court labeled Jehovah’s Witnesses an "extremist" group, vandals have targeted followers and their banks accounts have been frozen.
Faith and Justice: President Trump's first foreign trip looks more like a pilgrimage than anything else — Rome, Jerusalem and Saudi Arabia. What will happen behind closed doors?
Ireland debates new recommendations to their abortion laws.
The bishops of England and Wales have put the post-Brexit future of the United Kingdom at the top of a list of priority issues for Catholic voters to consider before the June 8 general election.
Peruvian Archbishop Salvador Pineiro Garcia-Calderon of Ayacucho said May 16 that Pope Francis is considering dedicating a meeting of the Synod of Bishops to the concerns of the indigenous people of the Amazon region.
Fatima, Portugal -- Before a statue of Mary at the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima, Francis prayed that humanity would realize that "God dwells in the midst of the poor"
Bolivian President Evo Morales asked Pope Francis to send a papal envoy to intervene in a case of nine Bolivians imprisoned in neighboring Chile.