The bishops of Colorado on Tuesday issued an open letter asking Catholic lawmakers who recently voted for a new abortion law to refrain from receiving Holy Communion
The pope praised the ‘wise Italian actress’ Anna Magnani for refusing to conceal her wrinkles.
God continues to call, his voice is powerful and there are still young hearts willing to continue to listen to the beat of His heart," the seminary vice-rector said.
One couple traveled from Odesa in war-torn southern Ukraine.
The Sovereign Military Order of Malta can be hard to define. The thousand-year-old entity is a Catholic religious order, medical aid organization, and international diplomatic entity all in one.
He had led the 1,000-year-old institution since 2020.
Cardinal Parolin said that the pope was praying ‘for the conversion of those blinded by hatred and violence.’
The pope will visit the central Italian city on Aug. 28.
At least 50 people are reported to have been killed in the attack at a Catholic church in Owo, Ondo State.
The poignant exchange came during the pope's meeting with 160 schoolchildren on June 4.
This weekend, the Church celebrates Pentecost, one of the most important feast days of the year that concludes the Easter season and celebrates the beginning of the Church.
The choice is fitting, since families from around the world will gather in Rome later this month for the World Meeting of Families on June 22-26.
Queen Elizabeth II, England's longest reigning monarch, has met five popes in her lifetime, four of them as queen.
In 2021, the Chicago archbishop welcomed the publication of Traditionis custodes.
Organizers of the German March for Life said they were barred from having a stall.
The pope meditated on the Sorrowful Mysteries of the rosary in union with Marian shrines around the world.
The pope has decided to attend the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions in Nur-Sultan.
The influential former Vatican Secretary of State died on May 27 at the age of 94.
The 2nd World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly will take place on July 24.