VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis on Friday met Chilean President Michelle Bachelet, while outside in St. Peter’s Square anti-abortion protesters drew attention to one of the most controversial topics up for discussion between the two leaders.
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VATICAN CITY (RNS) Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet Pope Francis on Wednesday (June 10), with pressure on the pontiff to speak up about the Kremlin’s role in the Ukraine conflict.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The prisoners’ children will have a midday meeting with Francis and be given colored kites.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The Vatican spends almost 70 million euros, or $76 million, each year on its media services and employs 600 people.
The Vatican Secretary of State told Vatican Radio the resounding success of the vote for same sex marriage in Ireland was more than just “a defeat for Christian principles.”
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The powerful Vatican finance minister has denied wrongdoing and said he’ll answer questions about his record in writing, not in person.
(RNS) After a monthlong media blackout, U.S. nuns are talking about the Vatican investigation that ended abruptly last month. Just don’t call it a “win.”
VATICAN CITY (RNS) At a relatively young 57, Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle is widely seen as a man on the move within the hierarchy, eligible to vote in papal conclaves for the next 23 years.
JERUSALEM (RNS) Israel’s Foreign Ministry representative said the government was “disappointed by the decision.”