Pope Francis waves to faithful as he arrives to attend the Marian prayer in St. Peter’s square at the Vatican, … Continued
Born Jorge Bergolgio, he took the papal name of Francis, in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, shown behind him … Continued
Like millions of others, I am gratefully stunned by his revolutionary remarks on the Catholic Church’s “obsession” with long-held doctrines on gay people and abortion.
So we know by now that Pope Francis is different. But is he changing more than just the tone of … Continued
Francis’ anti-war rhetoric is quickly earning him a unique place in papal history.
People yell during a protest for better wages for fast food workers in Detroit. (Mario Tama/Getty Images ) The fast … Continued
Aug. 21, 2013Activists inspect the bodies of people they say were killed in a toxic gas attack. Activists allege that … Continued
Catholic women leaders see in Pope Francis’s call to action tremendous potential for new conversations about gender in the church and society.