The Vatican says a plan to allow married Anglican priests to convert to Catholicism does not mean it is abandoning its centuries-old celibacy rule
The Vatican is commemorating the achievements of physicist and philosopher Galileo – the man sentenced to life imprisonment by the Inquisition 400
Pope Benedict XVI has called in his Easter message for a renewed push for Israeli-Palestinian peace.
It comes just weeks before the 81 year old
Jewish leaders have asked the Pope to make Catholic schools teach Holocaust Studies to safeguard against potential anti-semitism in future
Pope Benedict 16th has used his traditional Christmas day message in Rome to call for world peace.
The 81 year-old pontiff said he hoped
Pope Benedict XVI has used his traditional Christmas day message in Rome to call for peace across the world.
Wishing the world a ‘Merry Christmas’