Hannah Brockhaus

Hannah Brockhaus

Hannah Brockhaus is Catholic News Agency's senior Rome correspondent. She grew up in Omaha, Nebraska, and has a degree in English from Truman State University in Missouri.

Articles by Hannah Brockhaus

Interrogation tapes in Vatican finance trial leaked to media

Dec 3, 2021 / 07:20 am

An Italian newspaper published the footage.

Pope Francis to Orthodox bishops in Cyprus: Let us seek full unity

Dec 3, 2021 / 01:15 am

The pope urged Catholics and Orthodox Christians to seek ‘ever greater fraternity.’

Pope Francis invites Catholics in Cyprus to be agents of fraternity

Dec 2, 2021 / 08:47 am

The pope was speaking on the first day of his visit to Cyprus and Greece.

Pope Francis: Life’s essential ingredient is prayer

Nov 28, 2021 / 06:52 am

On the first Sunday of Advent, Pope Francis reminded Christians that an essential ingredient for living an alert and joyful life is prayer.

Pope Francis to visit Greece and Cyprus ‘in the name of the Gospel’

Nov 27, 2021 / 08:20 am

Pope Francis said he will bring the joy of the Gospel to Greece and Cyprus when he visits next week.

Pope Francis names Vatican diplomat next papal envoy to Medjugorje

Nov 27, 2021 / 05:00 am

Pastoral care at Medjugorje, the site of alleged Marian apparitions, has been overseen by a Vatican representative since 2017.

Pope Francis to disabled people: The Church needs you

Nov 25, 2021 / 10:00 am

The pope issued a message marking the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.

Ethics committee authorizes first assisted suicide in Italy

Nov 24, 2021 / 13:00 pm

‘Nobody can be called to be the bearer of the death of others,’ a spokesman for Italy's Catholic bishops said.

Pope Francis: St. Joseph is protecting the Catholic Church

Nov 24, 2021 / 04:00 am

The pope’s general audience address focused on the genealogy of Jesus.

Austria coronavirus lockdown: Catholic bishops tighten guidelines on church celebrations

Nov 23, 2021 / 13:00 pm

The country went into full national lockdown on Monday

Pope Francis speaks to Italy’s Catholic bishops in ‘strictly private’ meeting

Nov 23, 2021 / 05:00 am

Pope Francis gave the bishops a card with a meditation called ‘The Beatitudes of the Bishop.’

Pope Francis tells young adults to hold onto hope as Advent nears

Nov 22, 2021 / 08:30 am

Pope Francis met young adults and teens participating in a songwriting contest based on the theme of Christmas.

Pope Francis to Swedish Academy: Social media promotes monologue instead of dialogue

Nov 19, 2021 / 09:00 am

The Academy awards the annual Nobel Prize in Literature.

Catholic Church in Italy holds 1st national day of prayer for abuse victims

Nov 18, 2021 / 12:00 pm

Milan archdiocese marked the day with Eucharistic adoration and Mass.

Cardinal Sarah calls Catholic priests to spiritual renewal in new book

Nov 18, 2021 / 08:00 am

‘If priests, if society look to God, then I think things will change,’ he said.

Vatican finance trial: Pope Francis’ role in London deal questioned by defense

Nov 17, 2021 / 10:40 am

The hearing was devoted to requests by defense attorneys to dismiss the case.

Pope Francis: St. Joseph teaches us to notice the people the world ignores

Nov 17, 2021 / 04:30 am

The pope’s new catechetical cycle is devoted to Jesus’ foster father.

Vatican archbishop: Traditional Latin Mass ‘experiment’ not successful in reconciling SSPX

Nov 16, 2021 / 08:00 am

Archbishop Roche discussed Pope Francis’ motu proprio Traditionis custodes in a television interview.

Salesians asked young people to make short films about hope. They got a big response

Nov 16, 2021 / 05:20 am

The inaugural Don Bosco Global Film Festival has received more than 1,500 entries.

Cardinal Becciu says he ‘favored’ home diocese but denies scandal

Nov 15, 2021 / 09:15 am

He reportedly asked: ‘Why massacre me, my family, this diocese?’