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Talks Underway For Possible Visit By Pope Francis To Climate Conference In Scotland

Talks Underway For Possible Visit By Pope Francis To Climate Conference In Scotland

Protecting the environment and urgently encouraging world leaders to take action to tackle climate change [...]

Pope Plans Historic Visit To Iraq As Its Christian Populations Dwindle

Pope Plans Historic Visit To Iraq As Its Christian Populations Dwindle

  BAGHDAD — On a recent Sunday in Baghdad, a congregation of Chaldean Catholics gather — [...]

Pope authorizes eight decrees concerning candidates for sainthood

Pope authorizes eight decrees concerning candidates for sainthood

Pope Francis on Saturday authorized the Vatican Congregation for the Causes of Saints to promulgate [...]

Pope appoints new Archpriest of Saint Peter’s Basilica

Pope appoints new Archpriest of Saint Peter’s Basilica

The Holy Father has named Cardinal Mauro Gambetti as Vicar General for His Holiness for [...]

Pope Francis visits Holocaust survivor in Rome

Pope Francis visits Holocaust survivor in Rome

On Saturday, Pope Francis made a visit to Edith Bruck, a Hungarian-born Holocaust survivor, at [...]

Pope Accepts Resignation of Cardinal Sarah

Pope Accepts Resignation of Cardinal Sarah

ROME — Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Cardinal Robert Sarah as the head of [...]

Vatican And Iraqi Government Discuss Papal Visit Amid Covid

Vatican And Iraqi Government Discuss Papal Visit Amid Covid

VATICAN CITY — Two days after the Iraqi government announced stringent COVID-19 precautions, including the [...]

Pope Francis urges Brazil’s Christians to seek unity in battle against pandemic

Pope Francis urges Brazil’s Christians to seek unity in battle against pandemic

  CNA Staff, Feb 17, 2021 / 01:00 pm MT (CNA).- Pope Francis encouraged Brazil’s Christians [...]

Dicastery for Divine Worship issues Holy Week Guidelines

Dicastery for Divine Worship issues Holy Week Guidelines

The Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments issues a note to [...]

Catholics in Qaraqosh, Iraq, Call It ‘Miracle’ That Pope Francis Will Visit

Catholics in Qaraqosh, Iraq, Call It ‘Miracle’ That Pope Francis Will Visit

  By Doreen Abi Raad BEIRUT (CNS) — The largest Syriac Catholic congregation in the world is [...]

Renewing faith, hope and love: Pope Francis’ message for Lent 2021

Renewing faith, hope and love: Pope Francis’ message for Lent 2021

  In his message for Lent 2021, Pope Francis calls on the faithful to “renew our [...]

Pope Francis’ programme for Apostolic Visit to Iraq announced

Pope Francis’ programme for Apostolic Visit to Iraq announced

The Holy See's Press Office announces Pope Francis' schedule for his upcoming Apostolic Visit [...]

Pope Francis speaks with Catholic News Service about US Church, journey to Iraq

Pope Francis speaks with Catholic News Service about US Church, journey to Iraq

Pope Francis had an informal conversation on Monday with a small group of journalists from [...]

Pope to meet top Shia leader Sistani on Iraq visit: Cardinal

Pope to meet top Shia leader Sistani on Iraq visit: Cardinal

Pope Francis will meet top Shia religious leader Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani during the first-ever [...]

Iraq’s Cardinal Calls On Faithful To Begin Prayers For Popes Visit

Iraq’s Cardinal Calls On Faithful To Begin Prayers For Popes Visit

Iraq’s only Catholic cardinal — Chaldean Patriarch Louis Raphael Sako — called on the faithful [...]

Pope at Ash Wednesday Mass: ‘Lent is a journey of return to God’

Pope at Ash Wednesday Mass: ‘Lent is a journey of return to God’

Pope Francis celebrates Mass on Ash Wednesday in St. Peter’s Basilica, and urges Christians to [...]

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