The Argentine Jesuit has long been sensitive to the plight of the Amazon
Pope Francis, ending his visit to Mozambique, said a mass for some 60,000 people in Maputo's national stadium. Pope Francis wrapped up his visit to Mozambique on Friday by consoling HIV-infected mothers and children.
On the last leg of his trip to Romania the pope visited the city of Iasi in the province of Moldova.
Wearing his traditional lip plate and a yellow, crown-like decoration on his head, Amazon rainforest Chief Raoni Metuktire on Monday met with Pope Francis at the Vatican.
In an address to the Foreign Press Association at the Vatican on Saturday, Pope Francis urged journalists to reject fake news and continue reporting on the troubling conditions of suffering people who no longer make it into daily headlines
Here is a round-up of key stories from across Europe so far today, Monday, February 4.
The Vatican says it has reached an agreement with China on the appointment of Bishops in the Communist country
The Vatican said the Pope has recognized seven state-appointed Chinese bishops during his four-day trip in the Baltics.
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Here are the latest news and updates as they happened this morning.