A Vatican spokesman said the pope would remain “a few more days.”
The basilica contains a renowned image of Our Lady of the Seven Sorrows.
South Sudan was founded on July 9, 2011.
The Vatican said the pope “spent a quiet day with normal clinical progress.”
The Vatican reaffirmed the right to life of “children conceived as a result of sexual violence.”
The pandemic has left 400,000 seafarers stranded since September 2020.
The Vatican said the pope’s recovery process was “regular and satisfactory.”
Tommaso Di Ruzza is one of 10 people facing a Vatican trial.
Pope Francis is recuperating at Rome’s Gemelli Hospital.
Pope Francis has "reacted well" to a scheduled colon surgery he underwent at a Rome hospital on Sunday.
Pope Francis will visit four Slovakian cities from Sept. 12-15.
CNA's overview of a Vatican finance trial announced to start later this month.
The Vatican court announced it will hold a trial in connection with the Secretariat of State’s purchase of a London investment property.
The pope and Mustafa Al-Kadhimi discussed the importance of protecting the Christian presence in the Middle East.
Italian media have reported that the bank gave a lay Vatican official a “finder’s fee.”
The rallies will take place both in-person and online.
Bishop John R. Manz celebrated 50 years as a priest and 25 years as a bishop in May.
“We must flee from social enmity,” the pope said in his monthly prayer video.
The Movimento Apostolico was founded in Italy in 1979