Vatican News


In streets of Little Italy, St. Leo parishioners remember Christ’s sacrifice
Apr 18 2014
For parishioners of St. Leo, the annual Good Friday commemoration was meant to bear witness to Christ’s crucifixion and death.

Jesus wants everyone to serve others with love, pope says
Apr 17 2014
Pope: In the humble act of washing his disciples’ feet, Jesus is showing all Christians how he wants them to serve others with love.

Pope to priests: Look for the exit, go out into world, serve with love
Apr 17 2014
In a lengthier than usual homily, Pope Francis focused on the meaning of being anointed through ordination.

Imitate Jesus’ humility, thank him for it during Holy Week, pope says
Apr 16 2014
Jesus’ resurrection “isn’t the happy ending of a beautiful fairytale, it isn’t the happy ending of a film,” the pope said.

Pope: During Holy Week, ask which Gospel character you resemble
Apr 14 2014
Pope Francis began Holy Week joined by thousands of young people.

Pope apologizes for clerical sex abuse, promises tough sanctions
Apr 11 2014
When talking about addressing sex abuse in the church, the pope said, “ I believe we must be very strong. You don’t play with children’s lives!”

Pope: Take up God’s offer to face life’s problems with his love, wisdom
Apr 09 2014
All people, whether they know it or not, have access to the gift of the Holy Spirit, the pope said.

Pope to celebrate Holy Thursday Mass at center for elderly, disabled
Apr 08 2014
Pope Francis will celebrate the Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper at a Rome rehabilitation facility for the elderly and people with disabilities.

Jesus can raise everyone from the tomb of a dead, tired soul, pope says
Apr 07 2014
Pope: Come out from the dark cave of pride, sin and death and into the light of a new life with Christ.

Top 10 most interesting popes who have been declared saints
Apr 06 2014
From St. Peter to Pope Francis, there have been 266 popes; 78 of them are recognized as saints.