Select Page

Category: Vatican News

Pope Francis honors nun killed by Islamist terrorists in Mozambique

Pope Francis speaks at the Angelus address on March 20, 2022. / Vatican Media

Vatican City, Sep 11, 2022 / 07:30 am (CNA).
Pope Francis honored an Italian missionary sister who was killed by Islamist terrorists in Mozambique, in his Angelu…

Read More

Behind the scenes and between the lines: Cardinals debate laity, power, synodality

Almost 200 cardinals answered the call to the extraordinary consistory in August 2022. / Vatican Media

Rome Newsroom, Aug 31, 2022 / 07:41 am (CNA).
There were no press conferences, reports, or sensational announcements at the end of the e…

Read More

New cardinal and clergy chief: ‘My role is to encourage priests’

Cardinal Lazarus You Heung-sik / Daniel Ibáñez / CNA

Rome Newsroom, Aug 31, 2022 / 04:24 am (CNA).
A new cardinal and the Vatican’s prefect of the Dicastery for the Clergy said his role is to encourage priests and help them live lives base…

Read More

How Pope Francis is changing the shape of the Roman Curia

Pope Francis in April 2022 / Daniel Ibáñez / CNA

Rome Newsroom, Aug 19, 2022 / 04:50 am (CNA).
The new round of promotions and demotions in the Vatican is the consequence of two decisions recently taken by Pope Francis: Firstly, the public…

Read More

After court decision, it’s time for widespread pro-life work, Vatican says

A truly pro-life celebration of the U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade would lead to cooperative efforts to pass legislation protecting life, women’s rights and motherhood, said an editorial in Vatican News and L’Osservatore Romano, the Vatican newspaper.

Read More

Vatican’s financial watchdog sees rise in suspicious activity reports in 2021

St. Peter’s Basilica. / vvo/Shutterstock.

Vatican City, Jun 13, 2022 / 09:18 am (CNA).
The Vatican’s financial watchdog authority reported on Monday that it received 104 suspicious activity reports in 2021, an increase from the previous year.

Read More

After postposing Africa trip, Pope Francis says: ‘We will bring Kinshasa to St. Peter’s’

Pope Francis meets participants in the general chapter of the Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers) in the Vatican’s Clementine Hall, June 13, 2022. / Vatican Media.

Vatican City, Jun 13, 2022 / 06:52 am (CNA).
Pope Francis said on Monday…

Read More

Recent Comments