The editorial coordinator of Vatican News in English explains the piece was “removed because it does not reflect the editorial line on the subject” and apologises for “hurt” to “the sensibilities of many readers of Vatican News”.
A statement from the Rome Vicariate says His Eminence is admitted to Rome’s Gemelli hospital with fever, his general condition good, and that he has begun an antiviral therapy, while his closest collaborators are self-isolating. New details have emerged, meanwhile, regarding the testing and other safety protocols implemented in the Vatican after a coronavirus scare last week.
A deserted St Peter’s Square was the setting for a remarkable prayer service
Pope Francis invites the world’s faithful to pray with him for an end to the coronavirus pandemic, and receive the benediction urbi et orbi.
Governing the Church is never easy. It is especially difficult when everyone is looking to Rome and to the Pope
The new case takes the number of coronavirus-positive diagnoses inside the Vatican to five.
Pope Francis leads Catholics in joining Christians of all Churches and confessions worldwide in praying for an end to the coronavirus pandemic.
Pope Francis: ‘May the Lord hear the united prayer of all of His disciples who are preparing themselves to celebrate the victory of the Risen Christ’
For Italians under lockdown, it is clear that it’s going to be a long slog
Pope Francis will join the Italian bishops, along with Catholics throughout Italy, and the faithful throughout the world, in praying
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