Jesus Christ is ‘always in the midst of the people’, the Pope said at Mass in his residence

The Pontiff told participants at a Vatican event on religious life that the loss of clergy is weakening the Church

The Mass was being celebrated in honour of baseball Hall of Famer Roberto Clemente

Fra’ Matthew Festing met with Pope Francis on Tuesday and offered his resignation

The proposals announced by Bishop John Arnold will also see the merger of around 100 parishes

The Pontiff spent more than three hours at the parish of St Mary in the Setteville area of Rome

Olga Woltering was on her way to a cruise with her husband to celebrate his birthday

The Church ‘has a big role to play’ in the pastoral care of the transgender community, according to the priest in charge of the outreach programme

Christian Governor Basuki ‘Ahok’ Tjahaja Purnama is charged with insulting Islam

The Liberation Theologian said the Pope wants to fulfil a request made by Brazil’s bishops