Vatican News

  • Vatican: Abuse summit to help bishops know 'what they need to do'
    on January 16, 2019 at 1:08 pm

    Vatican City, Jan 16, 2019 / 06:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Just over a month ahead of the much-anticipated February meeting on sex abuse, the Vatican said the summit’s goal is for bishops to leave […]

  • Pope Francis: 'God loves you, even if you forget Him'
    on January 16, 2019 at 12:05 pm

    Vatican City, Jan 16, 2019 / 05:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- God the Father will always be there for his beloved children, Pope Francis said Wednesday, with a reminder that the unconditional love of God […]

  • Pope Francis: What to expect in 2019
    on January 15, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    Vatican City, Jan 15, 2019 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- The finalization of a Curial reform process, a reshuffle in some Vatican positions, and an eventual consistory to “refill” the College of […]

  • Pope advances sainthood causes of 17 women
    on January 15, 2019 at 6:12 pm

    Vatican City, Jan 15, 2019 / 11:12 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis approved Tuesday the next step in the canonization causes of 17 women from four countries, including the martyrdom of 14 religious […]

  • Pope tells Life academy to defend human dignity with courage
    on January 15, 2019 at 1:45 pm

    Vatican City, Jan 15, 2019 / 06:45 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Dialogue with society for the protection of human dignity and the common good, which are under threat, Pope Francis said in a letter to the […]

  • Vigano to McCarrick: Repent, for the sake of your soul
    on January 14, 2019 at 11:05 am

    Vatican City, Jan 14, 2019 / 04:05 am (CNA).- A former papal representative to the U.S. has written an open letter to Archbishop Theodore McCarrick that urges the archbishop to repent publicly of the […]

  • Children must see the faith lived at home, pope tells parents
    on January 13, 2019 at 12:38 pm

    Vatican City, Jan 13, 2019 / 05:38 am (CNA/EWTN News).- At Mass in the Sistine Chapel Sunday, Pope Francis baptized 27 babies, reminding their parents that the first space in which children learn and […]

  • Vatican's first official sports association includes migrant members
    on January 12, 2019 at 1:01 pm

    Vatican City, Jan 12, 2019 / 06:01 am (CNA).- The Vatican announced Thursday the start of the first official sports association inside of the small city-state, including among its membership two […]

  • New structure for Vatican Press Office announced
    on January 11, 2019 at 2:57 pm

    Vatican City, Jan 11, 2019 / 07:57 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican announced Friday that Paolo Ruffini, prefect of the Vatican communications department, has amended the organizational structure of […]

  • Pope's Romania trip confirmed for early summer
    on January 11, 2019 at 10:53 am

    Vatican City, Jan 11, 2019 / 03:53 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican confirmed Friday that Pope Francis will travel to Romania to the cities of Bucharest, Iaşi, and Blaj, and to a Marian shrine […]