Archbishop Georg Gänswein says Pope Benedict “follows his successor with great attention and sympathy.” The prefect of the Pontifical Household gave an interview to La Nacion's Elisabetta Piqué, which was published on March 21st. The German prelate, who serves as personal secretary to both Pontiffs, said that in ...read more
Fortune magazine has named Pope Francis fourth greatest leader in the world. Last year, in the first annual release of the global business magazine's rankings of the 50 World's Greatest Leaders, the Pope was given the number one spot. In it's second just released list, Francis is given fourth place in the ranki...
Cardinal Giuseppe Versaldi, who until now has been the president of the Prefecture for Economic Affairs of the Holy See, will be the new head of the Congregation responsible for the Vatican dicastery dedicated to Catholic education. The Vatican made this announcement that Pope Francis made this appointment, along...
The Holy See commented on the appointment of Bishop Juan de la Cruz Barros Madrid as Bishop of Osorno (Chile). Many have petitioned the Vatican to reverse the appointment, because of his affiliation with a priest accused of sexual abuse. Bishop Barros installation drew attention as protestors disrupted the celebr...
Quote for April 1st
“Truth is not determined by a majority vote.”
― Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, the Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva, says all parties need to work to implement Ukraine …read more
Georgia’s President Giorgi Margvelashvili is preparing to visit Vatican City in Rome and meet Pope Francis, the world leader of the Catholic Church. According to agenda.ge, the announcement …read more
The logo of Pope Francis’ pastoral visit on June 6, to the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, was presented yesterday at Sarajevo. The motto of the visit is “Peace Be with You.” The logo …read more
On the Feast of the Annunciation on Wednesday, the leader of Canada's bishops released a message for Holy Week and Easter. The message begins with the exhortation, "Choose life!" Last month, …read more
Manila Archbishop Emeritus, Cardinal Gaudencio Rosales says the Catholic Church cannot conform her teachings about divorce to the world’s wishes. According to CBCP News, the former archbishop …read more
Bishop Alfredo Petit-Vergel is auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Havana, Cuba. A priest since 1961, he has served as both a parish priest and seminary professor. He was named a bishop by …read more
The head of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Pakistan, Archbishop Joseph Coutts, has called on Christians to not violently react against Muslims. In this exclusive interview with ZENIT …read more
Here is the statement by His Excellency Archbishop Silvano M. Tomasi,Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations andOther International Organizations in Genevaat the 28th Session …read more