Carol Glatz

Confession is like God’s loving embrace, the Pope said

Catholics can also receive while standing if they do so ‘with devotion’, the Pope said

The Pope will attend the world meeting of families during his visit

The academy said he told four popes he wanted to ‘advance the relationship between Faith and Scientific Reason’

Pope Francis has given the church plenty of ‘food for thought’ on many issues of great importance

The Pope wants today’s younger generation to reflect on the Passion of Christ

Fr Cesare Truqui says he experiences ‘that what Christ told in the Gospel is true’

Women religious said they often felt underappreciated for their services

Sister Carmen Ros Nortes named undersecretary of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life

The Church offers people ‘the soothing remedy of prayer, almsgiving and fasting’ during Lent, the Pope said