Breaking News

Blueprint of Catholic response to Orlando: Pray, act, show solidarity

Blueprint of Catholic response to Orlando: Pray, act, show solidarity

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- As Orlando, Florida, and the nation moves on from the shock of the [...]

Works that will last

Works that will last

"I want to urge all men and women of goodwill throughout the world to carry [...]

With Gospel realism

With Gospel realism

It is important to look at the family today with "€œGospel realism"€ that does not [...]

Close to priests in difficulty

Close to priests in difficulty

For both young priests in vocational crisis and elderly priests with serious health problems, Pope [...]

Pope Francis: ‘Death Penalty Is Unacceptable’

Pope Francis: ‘Death Penalty Is Unacceptable’

Pope Francis has reaffirmed that the death penalty is unjustifiable today. In a video-message transmitted tonight to [...]

Forum: ‘Making Earthly Life More Heavenly: Marriage Jubilarians’

Forum: ‘Making Earthly Life More Heavenly: Marriage Jubilarians’

Below is a reflection of Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, entitled ‘Making Earthly Life [...]

Vatican Hosts Believers of Many Religions to Consider ‘Recommendations for Conduct’

Vatican Hosts Believers of Many Religions to Consider ‘Recommendations for Conduct’

The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue (PCID), on the occasion of the fifth anniversary of [...]

Armenia Is Under 10% Catholic, Has 27 Priests and 69 Seminarians

Armenia Is Under 10% Catholic, Has 27 Priests and 69 Seminarians

In view of the Pope’s upcoming apostolic trip to Armenia (24-26 June), the Central Church [...]

World Day of Migrants, Refugees to Focus on Children

World Day of Migrants, Refugees to Focus on Children

“Minor migrants, vulnerable and voiceless will be the theme of the 103rd World Day of [...]

GENERAL AUDIENCE: On Being Made Clean Again

GENERAL AUDIENCE: On Being Made Clean Again

Here is a ZENIT translation of the address Pope Francis gave during this week's  general [...]

Vatican Live Video Feed

Pope Francis on Twitter