The pope asked those present: ‘What do you expect from the Church?
Complaining and blaming others is a waste of time; the way to defeat evil is to conquer it first within our own hearts, Pope Francis said.
Msgr. Guido Marini has been in charge of papal liturgies since his appointment to the role by Benedict XVI in 2007.
The Chapter of St. Peter is group of retired priests who pray and assist in the basilica’s liturgical activities.
Sr. Alessandra Smerilli, 46, was appointed ‘ad interim.’
The pope called for renewed efforts to combat child pornography, data breaches, and cyber attacks.
‘Every baby, in every case, and in whatever situation is to be welcomed,’ the pope says in a new video.
The survivor of ISIS enslavement has expressed concern for the future of Afghan women.
After pandemic lockdowns led to the suspension of Catholic liturgies in many parts of the world, the Sunday Mass must be reaffirmed as the source and summit of parish life, the Vatican Secretary of State said in a message sent Monday on behalf of the pope.
Pope Francis encouraged Catholics to not water down the teaching that the Eucharist is Jesus’ Body and Blood.
Pope Francis said St. Andrew Kim Taegon spread the faith “in difficult times, marked by persecution and suffering” for the Korean people.
Pope Francis said that Catholics must observe the commandments with the knowledge that justification comes from Jesus Christ.
The pope is expected to attend the “world leaders summit” in the opening days of the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) taking place in Glasgow on Nov. 1-12.
On the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Pope Francis gave a reminder that God exalts those who humble themselves.
“In recent hours a strong earthquake has occurred in Haiti, causing numerous deaths, injuries and extensive material damage. I wish to express my closeness to those dear people who have been hard hit by the earthquake,” Pope Francis said.
“Let us not forget that a faith that is not inculturated is not authentic," Pope Francis said.
The actor who plays Jesus in the internet series “The Chosen” met Pope Francis on Wednesday, fulfilling a lifelong dream as he visits Rome this week to view pilgrimage sites related to the Gospels.
Pope Francis made an unknown phone call at the end of his weekly general audience on Wednesday.
The letter was addressed to "The Pope, Vatican City, St. Peter's Square in Rome."