Pope Francis

It is hoped the tribunals would speed up abuse cases

God ‘does not want to beat us and condemn us,’ the Pope said

‘You can’t fight evil with evil,’ the Pope said

The US theologian said the Church’s catholicity is being dissolved

Papal Foundation executives seek to reassure donors over ‘unprecedented huge grant’

On the Ahiara dispute and on Bishop Barros, the Vatican has radically changed course

Pope Francis had threatened priests in Ahiara with suspension if they did not accept Bishop Peter Okpaleke

‘Imparare a congedarsi’ (Learning to say farewell) and was given ‘motu proprio’ on February 15

The Vatican confirmed that the Pope’s meetings are regular and ongoing

The Mass comes as the Melkite church experiences growing persecution