The key role Pope Francis played encouraging talks between Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro left fractures among his flock in South Florida, where many older Roman Catholics equate the Castro brothers with the devil.
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A new report claims that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is targeting Pope Francis.
Pope Francis has lamented the abandoning of the traditionally Christian practice of not working on Sundays, saying it has a negative impact on families and friendships.
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.