Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin will attend a summit between US president Barack Obama and Latin American leaders next month.
The Pontiff personally greeted 150 homeless people taking part in a free tour of the Vatican Museums yesterday.
Francis has launched a global prayer for peace inspired by the 500th anniversary of St Teresa of Avila’s birth.
Dominic Lynch argues that “only direct intervention from the Vatican” can prevent the “death” of American Catholic universities.
And AsiaNews.it profiles a Filipino nun who is helping helping others to enter religious life with the proceeds from her artwork.
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