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Pope composes prayers for end of pandemic to be recited after rosary+

Pope Francis asked Catholics to make a special effort in May to pray the rosary, united with believers around the world asking for Mary's intercession in stopping the coronavirus pandemic.

Read More+ 7 months ago
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Pope calls for a ‘contagion’ of Easter hope, peace, care for poor+

The resurrection of Christ is "a victory that does not bypass suffering and death, but passes through them, ... transforming evil into good."

Read More+ 8 months ago
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Pope announces extraordinary ‘urbi et orbi’ blessing March 27+

Watch on CFN. Read here for details on plenary indulgences.

Read More+ 8 months ago
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Different clicks, same prayer: Pope asks Catholics to pray the rosary+

The Click to Pray eRosary is both a free app for Apple and Android and an actual high-tech rosary bracelet that connects to a smartphone using Bluetooth.

Read More+ 1 year ago
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Special Report: Pope Francis marks fifth anniversary, March 13+

Look back at the past five years and learn more about our Holy Father.

Read More+ 3 years ago
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Meeting nurses, pope pays tribute to one who saved his life+

'Never forget the "medicine of caresses...A caress, a smile, is full of meaning for one who is sick.'

Read More+ 3 years ago
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Pope arrives in Bangladesh, praises country’s welcome of refugees+

Pope Francis pleaded with the international community to assist Bangladesh helping refugees and helping to resolve the crisis in Myanmar that led them to flee.

Read More+ 3 years ago
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Pope says Fatima visit is pilgrimage of peace and hope+

Prayer illuminates one's eyes to know how to see others as God sees them, to love them as he loves them.

Read More+ 4 years ago
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Risen Christ calls all to follow him on path to life, pope says+

"I don't know how this will end, but I know Christ has risen."

Read More+ 4 years ago
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Don’t treat confessional like a dry cleaners, pope says+

If the Lord has forgiven me so much, who am I to not forgive?

Read More+ 4 years ago