U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis’ highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.
Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.
Excitement is growing for local Catholics as word spreads that Pope Francis will visit the region. The Vatican has announced the Pontiff will spend time in Washington DC in September as part of a week-long trip to the US.
Here’s a look at five of the best international destinations for the holidays.
The holy father is coming to the United States. Pope Francis will be attending a special international meeting in Philadelphia celebrating families.
The pope says evolution and creation are compatible. Catholics across the world are reacting to this breakthrough.
Legalizing marijuana has been a hot topic. Maryland gubernatorial candidate Heather Mizeur is saying she’d like to make it legal in Maryland.
Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori is traveling to Rome to see the canonizations of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII.
The Baltimore Basilica had a secret–a gift directly from Baltimore would be given to the Pope from the president. It involved century-old mahogany from the first cathedral in the United States.
Thousands of Catholics gather in Baltimore to celebrate the anniversary of the pope’s election. Pope Francis has become wildly popular in his first year at the Vatican. His fresh approach and mass appeal is being called the “Francis Factor.”
The Francis Factor: one year ago, cardinals chose Pope Francis as the new leader of the Catholic Church. What a year it’s been for the 1.2 billion faithful worldwide as the new pope has energized them.
Thousands of abortion opponents confronted wind chills in the single digits Wednesday to rally and march on Capitol Hill to protest legalized abortion, with a signal of support from Pope Francis.