Catholics in Washington are celebrating the sainthood of John Paul II by renaming a shrine devoted to his legacy.
Catholics around the world are celebrating the declaration of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII as saints of the Catholic Church – an unprecedented event made even more historic by the presence of Pope Francis and retired Pope Benedict XVI in Rome.
Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori is traveling to Rome to see the canonizations of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII.
President Barack Obama believes that Pope Francis is “uncomfortable with all the trappings of being a pope.”
They speak the same economic language, focused on inequality and the plight of the underprivileged. One’s a spiritual leader; the other a political one. One’s popularity is stratospheric. The other, well, not so much.
Securing the president’s visits to the EU and NATO summits cost host country Belgium over $10 million.
The findings of a recent poll show that an overwhelming majority of American Catholics approve of Pope Francis.
While offering his weekly public blessing, Pope Francis accidentally uttered a curse word.
Human rights panel says Vatican allowed priests to sexually abuse children for decades.
The Vatican was so inspired by graffiti that depicts Pope Francis as a flying super hero, that papal communications officials tweeted out a picture of the artwork to nearly 85,000 followers on Tuesday.