Pope Francis has backed a project aimed at enhancing interdisciplinary research at Catholic universities in the sphere of family, marriage, and childbearing.
The pope had canceled meetings in the morning May 26 due to a fever.
As a priest, Bishop García Cuerva was a prison chaplain in the province of Buenos Aires and both the diocesan and regional delegates for prison ministry.
The pope’s appointments were canceled Friday because he has a fever.
According to Catholic tradition, incorruptible saints give witness to the truth of the resurrection of the body and the life that is to come.
Pope Francis has emphasized the importance of the virtue of justice in a message for the upcoming World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.
Pope Francis has established that the auditor general of the Holy See will continue to carry out its tasks during a sede vacante.
“No matter how difficult the situation may be ... we must not give up,” Pope Francis said.
On May 24, the Catholic Church celebrates the World Day of Prayer for China.
The Diocese of Kalamazoo, which comprises nine counties in southwest Michigan, has 59 parishes, 21 Catholic schools, and almost 80,000 Catholics.
The walk May 20 started at Rome’s Piazza della Repubblica and concluded at the square in front of the Basilica of St. John Lateran.
Cardinal Matteo Zuppi has strong ties to the influential Sant’Egidio Community, which has helped negotiate reconciliation in countries like South Sudan.
The task is not “to judge or intervene in alleged apparitions or phenomena but to study how these events take place,” Sister Daniela del Gaudio said.
Father Giuseppe Beotti was one month shy of his 32nd birthday when he was shot by the Germans after refusing to leave his parish despite threats to his life.
Cardinal Luis Ladaria Ferrer, SJ, prefect of the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith, gave the opening remarks at a May 19–20 congress on Humanae Vitae.
The man was taken into Vatican custody on the night of May 18 after driving a car at high speed through a gate at the Vatican.
The Vatican and the city of Rome are expecting an estimated 35 million people to flock to the Eternal City for the 2025 Jubilee Year of Hope.
Fifteen abuse victims arrived in Rome this week from Munich to personally urge the pope to heal and prevent sexual abuse in the Church.
The new “Fundamental Law of Vatican City State” will go into effect June 7.
The May 13 encounter — their first since Russia initiated a full-scale war in Ukraine over 14 months ago — was around 40 minutes long.