(RNS) The pope has been meeting with Silicon Valley chiefs and wants to mobilize Catholic youth through technology.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Prejean said Francis’ influence and support are never far away. “The pope’s like a little lighthouse, and he keeps sending out that beam — this is what it’s about.”
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The change is likely to inflame debates over whether broadening the Holy Thursday service will send mixed signals about the all-male priesthood.
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is auctioning off the Fiat sedan — one of two Pope Francis used during his U.S. visit in September — to benefit a children’s hospital.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis is studying an invitation received several days after his first visit to the city’s Great Synagogue.
ROME (RNS) On his first visit to Rome’s main synagogue, Francis stressed the “transformation” in Catholic-Jewish relations and said they must work against Middle Ease violence.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Francis, a professed technology “dinosaur,” met with Eric Schmidt. But the pair may have discussed more than getting the pope up to speed with the digital age.
(RNS) The reform-minded pontiff is using an old-fashioned practice with a shady past to promote his focus on mercy. Not everyone thinks that’s a good idea.