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April 02, 2020
Catholic News Agency
Mother Teresa's example should inspire us to seek out those whose suffering is hidden during the coronavirus crisis, Pope Francis said
April 01, 2020
Catholic News Agency
The Vatican has asked priests around the world to recite a new prayer during this year’s Good Friday liturgy
April 01, 2020
Courtney Mares/CNA
Pope Francis offered a prayer for media professionals who are covering the coronavirus pandemic
April 01, 2020
Christopher R. Altieri
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".
April 01, 2020
Catholic News Agency
It is the Holy Spirit who leads us away from our sins and towards purity of heart, Pope Francis said
March 31, 2020
Courtney Mares/CNA
Vatican flags are flying at half-mast in solidarity with the victims of the coronavirus in Italy and worldwide.
March 30, 2020
Christopher R. Altieri
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.
March 30, 2020
Courtney Mares/CNA
Government decisions to prioritize the economy over people could result in a 'viral genocide', Pope Francis reportedly said
March 30, 2020
Courtney Mares/CNA
The Church can trust in the mercy and justice of God, Pope Francis said
March 30, 2020
Courtney Mares/CNA
Pope Francis said it is a grace to weep with those who weep
March 30, 2020
Courtney Mares/CNA
Pope Francis appealed for a global ceasefire on Sunday as countries work to defend their populations from the coronavirus pandemic
March 28, 2020
Hannah Brockhaus/CNA
The Vatican has said Pope Francis does not have the coronavirus, and that recent testing of 170 Holy See employees for COVID-19 resulted in only one new case.
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