The only work by Michelangelo to have left Italy was stolen twice.
"During the Communist era they experienced more than enough suffering and sorrow. Now they want only peace and quiet in their country, and they long for democracy."
Torn down by angry mob over 100 years ago, image is now seen as a sign of reconciliation.
Platform offers wide variety of sanctuaries to assist in personal prayer.
Fr. Patrick Desbois hopes work documenting the Eastern European Holocaust will help prevent future genocides.
Make a spiritual getaway to Europe and stay at an ancient monastery or retreat center.
Observatory on Intolerance and Discrimination Against Christians documents over 325 incidents in 2018.
Catholic leaders wish for "a new commitment to those values Europe is built upon: justice, liberty and peace."
In 1380, the water of a delicate bouquet of flowers became the first perfume of the island of Capri.
The Camino remains one of the most popular pilgrimages, drawing hundreds of thousands each year.