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Pope Francis

Pope lists 4 “closenesses” bishops and priests need

Francis asks the faithful to pray for their pastors!

Incredible imagery and a somber message: Check out this 4-min video with the pope

Yann Arthus-Bertrand gives us a taste from his distinguished career as an ocean photographer and cinematographer.

Requesting suicide isn’t freedom and assisting it isn’t compassion, says pope

Francis again reiterates that euthanasia and assisted suicide are not health care, and fail to truly accompany the patient as a whole person

It’s suicide to separate from roots and tradition, says Pope Francis

Laments those who try to break from the past in a false attempt to "be modern"

“With the Virgin, I’m safe”: Pope explains why he starts and ends trips with Mary

As is his custom, he went to St. Mary Major after arriving back from Madagascar

Why does Pope Francis wear a silver cross?

The tradition of popes wearing a pectoral cross has a fascinating history and deep spiritual symbolism.

Pope urges youth of Mozambique to write a new page of history; thousands chant call for reconciliation

Invites them to quiet their inner voices for a moment and "rest for a second in God's loving embrace"

Euthanasia isn’t about being free; it’s about being reduced to a dollar sign, says Pope Francis

"What rejection of hope is involved in the decision to give up everything and break all ties!"

Pope Francis gets stuck in elevator for 25 minutes

Apologizes for showing up late to the midday Angelus and leads a cheer for the fire brigade who rescued him!

Environmentalist and filmmaker Yann Arthus-Bertrand joins forces with Pope Francis: Only a “spiritual” solution will save our planet

In this exclusive interview, the great French photographer shares with us his experience working with the pope.

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