Pope Francis said the changes in the annulment process were motivated by “concern for the salvation of souls.
Pope Francis created a spectacle when he headed to Rome’s posh shopping district to make a surprise visit to his optician.
"These people aren't just migrating to Europe in search of a better life for their children: They're fleeing to protect them and save their lives, and this is something everyone can relate to," said Kim…
Pope Francis held a "virtual town hall" with Catholics in Chicago, Los Angeles and McAllen, Texas, in advance of his Sept. 22-27 visit to the United States.
The Catholic Church now joins the Orthodox Church in marking Sept. 1 as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Sept 1 that Pope Francis will ride along the West Drive of Central Park on his way to celebrate Mass at Madison Square Garden.
by Doug Weller SALINA, Kan. (CNS) — Ten years ago, Father Gale Hammerschmidt, then a seminarian, said he had no idea what to expect from Prayer and Action, a summer mission project he helped launch.…
Always, but especially during a Holy Year, the Catholic Church does everything possible to help Catholics repent of their sins, receive forgiveness and draw closer to God.
A 225-foot tall hand-painted billboard welcomes the pope, who will be in New York, Sept. 24-26.
En contraste con oleadas de inmigrantes en el pasado, los católicos latinos de hoy forman comunidades de "parroquias compartidas " en donde se celebran los sacramentos en diversas lenguas.