The honor came as a surprise to the Vatican astronomer.
Vatican City is the smallest independent country in the world, covering roughly 100 acres and surrounded by the city of Rome.
Publisher says he expects it will be a "spiritual classic."
The new book will serve as a manual for implementing environmental and social change.
After being closed for three months due to the coronavirus, art galleries show off newly restored Raphael paintings.
Art institution hopes to share with public what has so far been viewed by only a handful of people.
On behalf of Pope Francis, papal almoner solicited donations during Holy Week for victims of coronavirus.
Temperature scanners and mandatory face masks will make opening the museums possible
Father Cantalamessa gives the homily.
The Catholic fraternal organization is underwriting Easter broadcasts, and helping treat sick children in Rome.