Pope Francis Appoints Panel To Study Possibility Of Female DeaconsPope Francis has given his blessing to a panel to begin to consider the idea of women in the clergy.
Pope Francis Apologizes To Gay CommunityPope Francis is speaking out again in support of the gay community, saying the Catholic church owes them and others who have been mistreated an apology.
Pope Francis To Create Commission To Study Possibility Of Having Women DeaconsA potential historic shift in the Catholic Church Thursday as Pope Francis said he will create a commission to study the possibility of having women serve as deacons.
Pope Francis Brings 12 Syrian Refugees To Italy Following Migrant Camp Visit In an extraordinary gesture both political and personal, Pope Francis brought 12 Syrian Muslims to Italy aboard his plane Saturday after an emotional visit to the Greek island of Lesbos, which has faced the brunt of Europe's migration crisis.
Bernie Sanders Meets With Pope Francis Following Vatican AppearanceDemocratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said that he met with Pope Francis on Saturday morning.
Sanders Warns Of Inequality At Vatican MeetingDemocratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders told a Vatican conference that young people today are no longer satisfied with an economy "of stark inequality and injustice.''
Pope Francis Urges Church To Be More Accepting Of Gays, DivorcedIn "The Joy of Love," Francis makes no big change in church doctrine, but makes clear that he wants change in the way priests accompany Catholics
Bernie Sanders Plans Vatican Visit; Says He's A 'Big, Big Fan' Of PopeDemocratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has revealed that he's been invited to the Vatican.
NY Archdiocese Auctioning Off Fiat Used By Pope FrancisThe auction on CharityBuzz.com began March 17 when the car appeared in the St. Patrick's Day parade in New York.
New Yorkers Celebrate Easter At St. Patrick's Cathedral, Annual ParadeMillions of Christians around the world are celebrating Easter – the holiest day of the year.
Cardinal Dolan: Holy Thursday A Day Of Joy And SorrowThe holy day commemorates the last supper of Jesus Christ, the final meal he shared with his disciples in Jerusalem before being betrayed and crucified.
Pope Francis Ups Social Media-Savvy With First Instagram PostPope Francis launched the account under the handle @Francisus on Saturday and had already garnered more than 558,000 followers by the early afternoon.