Elevator malfunction leaves pope stuck before Angelus 

- 2 September 2019 0

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis was late to see the crowd gathered in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday because he had gotten stuck in a Vatican ... Read More

Understanding the liturgy can be transformative, Cardinal Parolin says 

- 27 August 2019 0

VATICAN CITY: A better understanding of the meaning and symbolic language of the liturgy will help Catholics, Cardinal Pietro Parolin said this week. Read More

The Lebanese saint who unites Christians and Muslims 

- 25 July 2019 0

ANNAYA, LEBANON: St. Charbel Makhlouf is known in Lebanon for the miraculous healings of those who visit his tomb to seek his intercession – both ... Read More

Severely disabled French man taken off, returned to life support

- 22 May 2019 0

REIMS, FRANCE: A severely disabled French man was taken off life support Monday hours before the hospital was ordered by to return the support. Read More

Pope proposes 21 ‘reflection points’ for discussion at abuse summit

- 22 February 2019 0

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis gave participants at the Vatican summit a list of nearly two dozen discussion points for actions Church leaders could take. Read More

Court dismisses challenge to Asia Bibi blasphemy acquittal 

- 31 January 2019 0

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN: A petition to overturn last year’s acquittal of blasphemy charges against Catholic wife and mother Asia Bibi was dismissed by Pakistan’s Supreme Court ... Read More

Twenty killed in explosions during Mass in Philippines cathedral 

- 28 January 2019 1

JOLO, PHILIPPINES: At least 20 people were killed and 111 wounded after two bombs exploded minutes apart during Sunday Mass in a Catholic cathedral on ... Read More