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A group of comedians and humorists, including Chris Rock and Jimmy Fallon (center), share a lighthearted exchange with Pope Francis during a gathering with the pope in the Apostolic Palace at the Vatican on June 14, 2024.

Pope Francis gets laughs at meeting with big-name comedians

Jun 14, 2024

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis took the stage in front of over 100 comedians and humorists, including Americans Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, and... Read more

Stephen Colbert and Pope Francis.

Pope Francis to meet Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, other top comedians at Vatican

Jun 8, 2024

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis will take the mic in a gathering of some of the world’s top comedians at the Vatican next... Read more

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Memory of botched Jesus painting preserved in comedic opera

Nov 10, 2016

It’s a bit of church news you’re not likely to have forgotten.  Read more