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23 New Recruits for Swiss Guard Sworn in Today

23 New Recruits for Swiss Guard Sworn in Today

The swearing-in ceremony for new Swiss Guards is held each May 6 to commemorate the death [...]

Pope: Europe Needs Capacity to Integrate, Dialogue, Generate

Pope: Europe Needs Capacity to Integrate, Dialogue, Generate

“A Europe capable of giving birth to a new humanism based on three capacities: the [...]

Pope’s Morning Homily: God Gives Joy Nobody Can Take Away

Pope’s Morning Homily: God Gives Joy Nobody Can Take Away

Christians do not “anesthetize or numb pain but live through it aware that God gives [...]

EU Establishes New Position to Address Religious Freedom Issues

EU Establishes New Position to Address Religious Freedom Issues

The president of the European Commission issued a decision today that establishes a new position designed [...]

Pope tells struggling Europe he has a dream for its future

Pope tells struggling Europe he has a dream for its future

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- As Europe faces an unprecedented influx of immigrants and refugees while struggling [...]

How much do we do for women

How much do we do for women

“The contribution of women in all areas of human activity is undeniable, beginning with the [...]

Vatican’s Message for Buddhist Feast of Vesakh

Vatican’s Message for Buddhist Feast of Vesakh

Here is the message from the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, to Buddhists on their [...]

Pope’s Address for Being Awarded Charlemagne Prize

Pope’s Address for Being Awarded Charlemagne Prize

Below is the Vatican-provided text of the address Pope Francis gave after having been awarded [...]

Vatican to Buddhists: We Agree ‘Eco-Crisis’ Is an ‘Ego-Crisis

Vatican to Buddhists: We Agree ‘Eco-Crisis’ Is an ‘Ego-Crisis

The Vatican has sent a message for the Buddhist Feast of Vesakh, saying both religions [...]

An ocean of tears calls for mercy, compassion, pope says

An ocean of tears calls for mercy, compassion, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The tears shed by men, women and children around the world each [...]

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