ROME - Pope Francis left the Vatican for a long voyage to Chile and to Peru Monday.
VATICAN CITY - Speaking to Catholic news reporters at a celebration for his 81st birthday, the Pope Francis criticised journalists who sensationalise the news.
VATICAN CITY - Sundays are are a treasured day for rest that enables us to live fulfilling lives, Pope Francis announced to the congregation at his weekly address Wednesday.
ROME - Giulio Mattietti, Deputy Director of the Institute for the Works of Religion, more commonly known as the “Vatican bank,” has been forced to resign under mysterious circumstances.
ROME - Pope Francis appeared uncharacteristically annoyed by his congregation in a speech he gave on Wednesday. The pontiff pleaded with people to stop chatting and taking selfies during Mass.
VATICAN CITY - A former Polish seminary student has denounced what he claims is alleged sexual abuse in the elite Vatican pre-seminary of choirboys who sing in St Peter's Basilica for Pope Francis.
ROME -Facing mounting pressure from critics of his doctrinal reforms, Pope Francis has unexpectedly reappointed one of his most vocal conservative opponents to a seat on the Vatican's supreme cour