Francis will become the first pope to meet the spiritual leader of Sunni Muslims on Monday.
A bishop has volunteered to die in place of death row criminals if the Philippines restores capital punishment.
Vatican “foreign minister” Archbishop Paul Gallagher has cancelled his planned visit to Venezuela.
Observers should not expect Burma to become a fully functioning democracy overnight, Cardinal Charles Bo has said.
Vatican Cardinal Kurt Koch has said Christians need to learn from Jews how to keep the Sabbath holy.
William Friedkin, director of The Exorcist, has claimed that he has filmed a real exorcism.
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