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Pope St. John XXIII, who dedicated the last days of his life to cry out for an end to the proliferation of nuclear weapons, has been named the patron saint of the Italian army.
Vatican City -- Indian Cardinal Oswald Gracias spoke to NCR about the Vatican decentralizing authority to local bishops and his openness to ordaining women as deacons.
In advance of the March 13 anniversary of Pope Francis' election, Cardinal Blase Cupich said Francis is "reinvigorating that experience of the church" that people had following the council's reforms.
Four Years of Francis: Many of the changes taking place at the upper echelons of the church at first glance appear minor, then take on a wider meaning.