Pope Francis called on the world's Christians to pray with him for peace in the Middle East, help convince governments to come to the aid of refugees and pray for Christian unity.
Pope Francis says a "globalization of indifference" has taken hold of too many of the world's people, numbing them to the horrifying reality faced by the people of Syria.
Pope's quotes: Some of our favorite quotes from Pope Francis.
I continue to be amazed at the standoff between the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) and the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR).
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Opinion: Survivors who meet with Pope Francis should be supported. It is an act of great courage and no victim should be forced or guilted out of it.
The Magdala Center was originally to be built near the area of Migdal, but an archeological survey made a startling discovery: a first-century synanogue Jesus may have visited.
Faith and Justice: The pope gave the press lots to write about after Francis held a free-wheeling press conference aboard an airplane again.
Some victims' advocates dismissed the upcoming meeting as "meaningless" while others endorsed it as a positive step, though long overdue.