A Vatican reading guide sent to bishops ahead of Francis’ document on family life says the pontiff wants the church to adopt a new stance of inclusion towards society.
NCR Today: Pope Francis met with Bishop Bernard Fellay, the leader of a traditionalist group that has been separated from the wider church for decades.
Pope Francis' document on Catholic family life will be released on April 8 and titled "Amoris laetitia, On Love in the Family," the Vatican has announced.
The Vatican has opened an investigation into the financing of the restoration of former Secretary of State Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone’s large apartment.
Bishop Paul Hinder said he has "strong indications" that Salesian Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil "is still alive in the hands of his kidnappers."
As the death toll from the Brussels terror attacks rose, Pope Francis began solemn observances by denouncing those who fuel terrorism the way some once backed Judas against Jesus.
Francis has appointed a new leader for an archdiocese where mismanagement of clergy sexual abuse cases led to the former's archbishop's resignation last June.
Pope Francis began the celebration of the days leading to Easter by telling priests they have sometimes become blind to God’s will “because of an excess of complicated theology.”
Pope Francis is expected to meet a young girl from Ohio who dreams of seeing the pontiff in person before she loses her eyesight, according to UNITALSI.
Pope Francis offered his prayers to the victims, the injured, their families and all those offering assistance.