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Pope Francis announces blessing for Holy Saturday online showing of Shroud...

VATICAN CITY -- Calling the Shroud of Turin an "icon of the Lord Jesus crucified, died and risen," Pope Francis thanked the archbishop of...

Pope Francis: Focus on economy over people could lead to ‘viral...

VATICAN CITY  -- Countries fighting the coronavirus pandemic could face deadly consequences if they focus on protecting their economies more than their own people,...

Pope Francis joins U.N. appeal for global cease-fire amid the threat...

VATICAN CITY -- Saying conflicts can never be resolved with war, Pope Francis added his support to a U.N. appeal for a global cease-fire...

Vatican publishes Pope Francis’ plan for Holy Week, Easter “without the...

VATICAN CITY  -- With public gatherings, including Masses, banned in Italy to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the Vatican published an updated version...

Reminder: ‘Urbi et Orbi’ blessing today — Pray with Pope Francis...

Pope Francis said he will grant a plenary indulgence to the faithful who watch or listen to his extraordinary blessing "urbi et orbi" (to...

Msgr. Gianluca Pezzoli, who lives in the same building as Pope...

VATICAN CITY -- A 58-year-old Italian monsignor, who works in the Vatican Secretariat of State and lives in the Domus Sanctae Marthae, where Pope...

‘Urbi et orbi’ — What is a plenary indulgence?

VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis said he will grant a plenary indulgence to the faithful who watch or listen to his extraordinary blessing "urbi...

Birmingham Bishop Robert Baker retires; Pope Francis names Bishop Steven Ralca...

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Pope Francis, global Christian leaders join in prayer for COVID-19 pandemic’s...

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Iranian cleric pleads with Pope Francis to help end U.S. sanctions,...

VATICAN CITY -- Citing the increasing loss of lives to COVID-19 and a lack of medical resources, an Iranian cleric has urged Pope Francis...

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