The Vatican and Beijing are expected to engage in talks over the renewal of a deal that stabilised relations between China and the Church
29 Jul 2020 2:50 PM
Vatican City said it was only a 'slight indisposition'
29 Feb 2020 5:21 PM
Pope Francis kicks off Christmas celebrations with midnight Mass.
25 Dec 2019 11:37 AM
Thresia was made a Saint at a ceremony in the Vatican on October 13.
21 Oct 2019 7:22 PM
He explained that there had been electrical power problem and that he had been stuck in elevator until freed by Vatican fire officers.
01 Sep 2019 5:06 PM
According to some theories widely circulated in Italian media, teen was snatched by mobster gang to put pressure on Vatican to recover loan.
11 Jul 2019 1:42 PM
The exhumed remains will be scientifically analyzed to date them, and DNA testing will be carried out to find a match.
03 Jul 2019 1:11 PM
Latin lovers tune in: Vatican broadcasts news in language of ancient Rome.
08 Jun 2019 2:39 PM
Pope Francis on Monday welcomed hairdressers, hairstylists and beauticians to the Vatican but warned them not to indulge in gossip.
29 Apr 2019 7:03 PM
The evolving Catholic Church culture now presents a new dilemma of whether kissing the pope’s hand is appropriate or not.
27 Mar 2019 2:11 PM
The wounds of the Spanish conquest were ripped open afresh when Mexico's president urged Spain and the Vatican to apologize for the abuses.
26 Mar 2019 10:39 AM
Pope now accepts abuse resignation of Chilean cardinal, Ricardo Ezzati, who continues to insist on his innocence.
25 Mar 2019 8:37 PM
Pope Francis on Sunday vowed to tackle every single case of sexual abuse by priests.
25 Feb 2019 8:32 AM
A new app will now enable you to participate in the prayers from the Vatican.
21 Jan 2019 6:43 PM
His comments departed from the prepared text for his homily delivered during his weekly audience on Saint Peter's Square.
10 Oct 2018 3:23 PM
A Vatican source and a Chinese priest said Holy See could win concessions by year end, though details of any agreement would be classified.
29 Sep 2018 11:56 AM
Pope Francis blamed lack of “truthful and balanced information” for misjudging the case of Bishop Juan Barros and Rev Fernando Karadima.
12 Apr 2018 2:44 PM
While Monaco might be the world’s second-smallest country squeezed into just 200 hectares, it makes up for the size with its larger than life attitude
09 Jul 2017 6:50 AM
Photographer Raghu Rai’s four-decade long journey documenting some of the most moving images of Saint Teresa results in his fourth book on her.
28 May 2017 12:46 AM
The Vatican, though, is currently seeking better relations with communist China, which is making the underground wary.
25 Dec 2016 3:12 AM