Pope Francis prays for all those affected by Tropic Storm Eta as she continues to sweep across Central America.
Pope Francis tells Christians that the good works of every day, inspired by the love of Christ, allow us to await with serenity the feast of life beyond death.
US President-elect Joe Biden calls for healing in a divided country in his first speech after claiming victory in a bitter election.
"We exist only in relationships: with God the Creator, with our brothers and sisters as members of a common family, and with all of God’s creatures within our common home. We cannot live in harmony with creation if we are not at peace with the Creator who is the source and origin of all things."
Archbishop Gomez congratulates the Democratic candidate: "We acknowledge that he joins the late President John F. Kennedy as the second United States president to profess the Catholic faith"
Democrat Joe Biden has won enough electoral votes to win the US presidential election, according to media projections. Incumbent President Donald Trump continues to dispute results.
Joan Roig y Diggle, killed "in odium fidei" during the Spanish Civil War, was raised to the honours of the altar on Saturday. The Mass for the Beatification was celebrated by Cardinal Juan José Omella y Omella, Archbishop of Barcelona, who called the 19-year-old martyr "a witness of tenderness."
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the Agreement between the Holy See and Peru, Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher speaks about the objectives of Vatican diplomacy.
Pope Francis writes to the Little House of Mercy in Sicily, encouraging the founder and his collaborators to persevere in their mission.
A series of developments this week between the government and the powerful Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) in the north have led to the escalation of tension.
The Holy See, after having carried out an investigation, has imposed disciplinary sanctions on Polish Cardinal Henryk Gulbinowicz for abuse of minors and other crimes.
German police search four men's homes over suspected links with a militant Islamist gunman who shot dead four people in central Vienna tis week. The raids follow revelations that Austria had been warned of a possible attack by neighboring Slovakia.
In a report, two United Nations agencies are warning that critical food insecurity in vulnerable regions of four African countries could lead to famine within months unless conditions improve.
Francis donates a pectoral cross to the International Museum of the Crucifix of Caltagirone, and in a letter encourages the faithful and pilgrims to adhere ever more intensely to Christ: the Way, the Truth and the Life.
UNICEF and WHO estimate that about 250,000 Libyan children are at increased risk of vaccine-preventable diseases due to disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Pope Francis is certain of this and is repeating it to everyone: we will emerge either better or worse after the pandemic The global crisis requires that the parameters of human co-existence be rethought through the lens of solidarity. Based on this foundational idea, the "Covid-19: Building a Healthier Future" has been created in collaboration with the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, to offer a vision that might lead to the beginning of a new fraternity after the pandemic.
A new poll published Friday reveals the coronavirus pandemic has made the grieving process more difficult.
Pope Francis receives the President of the Republic of Kenya in private audience in the Vatican.
The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue has issued a message on the occasion of Deepavali (or Diwali) this year, encouraging a positive spirit and hope for the future.
Jihadist groups set fire to villages and crops in Cabo Delgado’s northern province of Mozambique. They beheaded innocent villagers and young persons.