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A meek Christian is not weak, but defends his faith and controls his temper, Pope Francis said

The Vatican has announced that Pope Francis will visit the islands of Malta and Gozo on May 31

The beatitudes should be a defining feature of a Christian’s identity because they reveal the way that Jesus lived his life, Pope Francis said

Pope Francis has co-authored a book of reflections on the life of St John Paul II to be published in Italian

Pope Francis has asked for people to spend a moment in prayer and recollection on Monday for International Holocaust Remembrance Day

‘May the Lord welcome the deceased in his peace, comfort families and support the great commitment of the Chinese community’

Vatican underlines need to guarantee Christians ‘security and a place in the future of Iraq’

Re, 85, will serve a five-year term under the new term limits created by Pope Francis

The Vatican Financial Intelligence Authority can resume collaboration with foreign financial intelligence units

Taiwan’s president Tsai Ing-wen has written to Pope Francis describing China’s aggression and persecution of religion as ‘obstacles to peace’