The theologian has taught at the pontifical university attended by St. John Paul II since 2018.
The pope asked the influential German cardinal to continue as archbishop of Munich and Freising.
The pope sent a video message to a four-day online meeting on his apostolic exhortation Amoris laetitia.
The Moneyval report noted improvements to the Vatican’s regulations to fight money laundering.
Cardinal George Pell turned has turned 80 years old, losing his eligibility to vote in a future papal conclave.
“Strip yourself of your preconceived ideas, your dreams of greatness, your self-affirmation, to put God and people at the center of your daily concerns,” Pope Francis told a group of French priests on Monday.
Francis Mary of the Cross was declared blessed at a Mass at the Archbasilica of St. John Lateran in Rome.
The pope was speaking at “The General State of the Birth Rate” event in Rome.
Pope Francis will attend a May 14 event on the country’s demographic decline.
The Vatican City State’s criminal court heard testimony from five witnesses.
Bishop Jan Tyrawa was investigated for negligence in handling clerical abuse cases.
The arrest, which took place May 11 in London, was requested by an Italian judge.
Before it was corrected, the website displayed texts not reflecting recent significant changes to the Catechism.
The pope made the comment in a video message for the launch of a book by one his early spiritual mentors.
The group is being established in honor of Rosario Livatino, a Catholic judge killed by the mafia.
Fr. Rhoel Gallardo died after being held for 43 days by the Abu Sayyaf terrorist group.
Cecilia Marogna made the allegation in an interview aired on an Italian investigative news program.
Gino Bartali helped to save more than 800 Jews from Nazi persecution.
“I hope with all my heart that there will not be any schism, and I pray for this,” said the 90-year-old cardinal.
"After Jesus ascended to the Father, it is the task of the disciples – it is our task – to continue to proclaim the Gospel in words and in deeds."