Top names from the digital world have been brought together by the Catholic Church to consider the worth of values in this digital age.
Pope Francis on Friday (11 November) joined some 6,000 of Europe’s poor and homeless for a ceremony at the Vatican.
The Vatican has banned Catholics from keeping the ashes of loved ones at home.
Pope Francis announce the names of 17 new Cardinals that he will appoint next month, many of them from the developing world.
Pope Francis has described a priest who was killed by two Islamist extremists as a martyr.
Former Pope Benedict XVI has given a candid, book-length interview, outlining his likes and dislikes during his papacy.
1,500 were brought to the Vatican from across Italy, and given seats of honour at Sunday's canonisation mass for Mother Teresa.
Mother Teresa, the revered nun known for her work with the destitute in India, has been elevated to sainthood by Pope Francis.
Mother Teresa, the celebrated nun known for her work with the poor in India, will be declared a saint later today.
Pope Francis on Thursday had lunch with 21 Syrian refugees at his residence at the Vatican’s Casa Santa Marta.
Two journalists have been cleared by a Vatican court of publishing leaked documents claiming the top of the Catholic Church was plagued by corruption.
The pope has invited a group of refugees on to the steps of St.
A handshake, a hug and a kiss were exchanged at a historic meeting of Catholic and Muslim leaders at the Vatican.
On Friday, Pope Francis welcomed representatives of Italy’s Serie A Football League as well as players from the Juventus and AC Milan teams ahead of the Coppa Italia…
Pope Francis tells a conference of nuns at the Vatican that he is willing to create a commission to study the idea.
Pope Francis has been awarded the Charlemagne Prize, given for outstanding services towards European unification. At a ceremony in the Vatican
Pope Francis has called for Europe to remember its founding values, as he received the Charlemagne Prize for his contribution to European unity.
Pope Francis said his day visiting refugees on the Greek island of Lesbos had been a “day to cry.” He returned to Rome, with a dozen extra passengers
The Vatican is under scrutiny. It happens with the Roman Catholic Church and its hierarchy each time a paedophile scandal is brought into the open
New guidelines issued by the pope on family life call for the church to be less strict and more compassionate to those he describes as being in
The Vatican says it is investigating claims that money meant for a children’s hospital was used to refurbish the luxury apartment of a high-ranking
The pontiff urges the authorities in Pakistan to do more to protect religious minorities
The Pope has used an Easter vigil Mass in St Peter’s Basilica to urge people not to lose hope in a gloomy world. The Holy Week commemorating Jesus’
Pope Francis has used his Good Friday address to condemn Europe’s reaction to the migrant crisis, which he said had been blunted by our “indifferent
During a traditional pre-Easter ritual the pontiff washed and kissed refugees feet in a shelter near Rome and condemned arms manufacturers as partly responsible for the Brussels attacks.
Pope Francis launched his own Instagram account on Saturday with astonishing success, acquiring over a million followers on the photo-sharing app