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Pope Francis

August 2, 2018
Pope Francis smiles at supporters outside the Vatican Apostolic Nunciature in Santiago, Chile, on Jan. 15, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Tamara Merino
Pope Francis changes Catholic Church teaching to say death penalty is 'inadmissible'
August 2, 2018 - 8:59am
July 30, 2018
Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia, Sept. 26, 2015. (Tony Gentile/Pool via The New York Times / Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pope Francis accepts resignation of Australian archbishop convicted of sex abuse coverup
July 30, 2018 - 7:50am
June 20, 2018
Pope Francis smiles at supporters outside the Vatican Apostolic Nunciature in Santiago, Chile, on Jan. 15, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Tamara Merino
Pope Francis criticizes Trump's family-separation policy, says 'populism is not the solution'
June 20, 2018 - 9:45am
May 2, 2018
Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia, Sept. 26, 2015.  (Tony Gentile/Pool via The New York Times / Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pope Francis won't apologize for abusive church-run schools in Canada, and lawmakers aren't happy
May 2, 2018 - 12:37pm
April 22, 2018
Dr. David Pearce, executive vice president of Sanford Research. Submitted photo
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
April 22, 2018 - 6:20am
December 12, 2017
Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia on Sept. 26, 2015.  (Tony Gentile/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
'Lead us not into' what? Pope Francis suggests changing the words of the Lord's Prayer.
December 12, 2017 - 11:12am
November 3, 2017
FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis delivers a message at the end Easter mass at the Vatican, March 27, 2016. (L’Osservatore Romano/Pool via The New York Times, Copyright 2017 The New York Times.)
'Please Lord, stop. No more wars.' Pope Francis delivers ominous remarks at WWII burial ground
November 3, 2017 - 7:04am
September 11, 2017
File photo of President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump meeting Pope Francis at the Vatican, May 24, 2017. The Pope welcomed Trump to the Vatican Wednesday, shaking his hand before ushering him into his study for the first face-to-face meeting of the two leaders, who symbolize starkly different views of the world. (Evan Vucci/Pool via The New York Times)
Pope Francis: If Trump is 'pro-life,' he should extend DACA
September 11, 2017 - 11:15am
July 12, 2017
Monsignor John McSweeney, 75, is retiring this month after 42 years as a priest in the Catholic Diocese of Charlotte. Since 1999, he's been pastor of St. Matthew Catholic Church. which has grown to become the largest Catholic parish in the United States. (Jenna Eason/Charlotte Observer/TNS)
Let married men become priests, says pastor of America's largest Catholic church
July 12, 2017 - 1:20pm
May 24, 2017
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania meet Pope Francis during a private audience at the Vatican, May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Evan Vucci/Poolplay button
Despite past disagreements, Pope Francis and Trump exchange gestures of peace
May 24, 2017 - 7:19am
May 13, 2017
Pope Francis speaks to reporters as he flies back to Rome following the visit at the Holy Shrine of Fatima in Portugal May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Tiziana Fabi/Pool
Pope says will be 'sincere' with Trump at Vatican meeting
May 13, 2017 - 2:51pm
February 23, 2017
Pope Francis arrives to meet some of the Villarreal club players, managers and coaching staff Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, during a private audience at the Vatican. Handout photo / Reuters
Pope: 'Better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic'
February 23, 2017 - 9:29am
November 19, 2016
Pope Francis speaks as he leads a consistory ceremony to install 17 new cardinals in Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican Nov. 19, 2016. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Pope decries "epidemic of animosity" against immigrants, other faiths
November 19, 2016 - 8:00am
October 30, 2016
Pope Francis waves as he arrives to lead a special Jubilee audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican October 22, 2016. REUTERS/Tony Gentile/File Photo
Pope heads to Sweden to commemorate Martin Luther
October 30, 2016 - 11:00pm
October 27, 2016
Into the heart of godlessness, Pope Francis heads for Sweden
October 27, 2016 - 10:30am