Retired Pope Benedict XVI has blamed the "unprecedented radicalism in the 1960s" for clerical sexual abuse against minors in a letter.
Pope Francies leads a four-day summit in the Vatican into sexual abuse in the Catholic Church
The Vatican is holding a four-day summit called by Pope Francis to tackle the Catholic Church's long-standing crisis.
A little girl defied tight security to fulfil her dream on Tuesday (February 5), breaking through a police cordon to greet Pope Francis.
Pope Francis is heading back to the Vatican aboard 'Shepherd One', after historic visit to the UAE.
Pope Francis on Monday (February 4) was welcomed by Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, and the Vice-President of UAE and ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, at Abu Dhabi's presidential palace.
Here is a round-up of key stories from across Europe so far today, Monday, February 4.
Pope Francis flew to the United Arab Emirates, where he will meet Muslim leaders in an effort to promote interfaith dialogue.
In a visit to Panama Cathedral, he made reference to the global sexual abuse crisis at a mass for priests and nuns.
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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Pope Francis meets drivers of Formula E. The Pontiff also met the Chief Executive of the Formula E series, Alejandro Agag.
Pope Francis blessed llamas in St. Peter's Square on Wednesday during his weekly audience.
The llamas from the South Tyrol region walked with their owners 1,070 kilometres to Vatican City.
While receiving treatment for leukemia, Peter Lombardi saw the Pope on television and said he wanted to meet him.
He'll be visiting Dublin for two days to conclude the international Catholic Church Meeting With Families
Monsignor Dario Vigano blurred a photo of a letter by former Pope Benedict.
The six-day course will see talks from experts on varying subjects on the "existential surroundings of demons".
Some at St. Peter's Square say the Pope may have been sending a message to Donald Trump and other world leaders who have been using the phrase "fake news."
Francis, who has often warned about the effects that climate change has on the poor,
The pontiff's hard-hitting speech may have made uncomfortable listening for his host, President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski
Francis decried the "pressure being exerted by big business interests" seeking petroleum, gas, lumber, and gold
It wasn't all marriages on airplanes. The Pope has caused outrage on his visit to Chile by refusing to condemn Bishop Juan Barros, who stands accused of a cover-up.
Pedro Pablo Kuczynski urged Francis to help bring the country together after a political crisis.