Doctrinal declaration opens possibility of blessing couples in irregular situations

With the Declaration “Fiducia supplicans” issued by the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith, [...]

Scholas Occurrentes awarded human rights prize

Scholas Occurrentes, the educational movement established by Pope Francis, is awarded the University of Seville's [...]

Nativity scene teaches simplicity and joy, Pope says at Audience

At his General Audience, Pope Francis reflects on the first Nativity scene, created 800 years [...]

Pope urges prayers for peace wherever wars rage

Pope Francis invites the faithful to pray for peace daily and for all countries at [...]

Fr. Patton: Stop indiscriminate bombing on Gaza, life is sacred

The Custos of the Holy Land, Fr. Francesco Patton, calls for an end to indiscriminate [...]

Pope’s diocesan WYD Message: In dark times, hope

In a letter ahead of the 38th diocesan World Youth Day, Pope Francis describes youth [...]

UNICEF: Millions of children globally face water scarcity due to climate change

According to a UNICEF report, one in three children globally live in areas with limited [...]

DRC: Church in Kinshasa prepares to celebrate Day of Diakonia.

There is need to be aware and objectively assess the needs of those in need [...]

Pope to Synod: The Holy Spirit guides us toward harmony and respectful listening

Pope Francis reminds the Synodal Assembly that the Holy Spirit is the Synod's protagonist, no [...]

“Laudate Deum”: the Pope’s cry for a response to the climate crisis

Pope Francis has published an Apostolic Exhortation building on his 2015 encyclical. We’re not reacting [...]