Tag: Pope

Retired Pope asks forgiveness over handling of abuse cases

Responding to a report that he had mishandled four cases involving the sexual abuse of minors while he was an archbishop in German ...
Pope suggests that people who have pets, not children, are “selfish”

Pope suggests that people who have pets, not children, are “selfish”

Pope Francis on Wednesday risked the wrath of the world's childless dog and cat owners, suggesting that people who replace pets with pets display " ...
When the Pope visits Athens, a Greek Orthodox priest calls out: “Pope, you are a heretic”

When the Pope visits Athens, a Greek Orthodox priest calls out: “Pope, you are a heretic”

An elderly Greek Orthodox priest shouted "Pope, you are a heretic" when Pope Francis entered the Orthodox Archdiocese of Athens on Saturday and was ...
Pope meets “Team Francis” before a charity soccer match

Pope meets “Team Francis” before a charity soccer match

Football fan Pope Francis met on Saturday with priests, migrants and Swiss Guards, who form his own team, for a charity game to promote the integra ...
Vatican abruptly breaks live TV broadcast of Biden, Pope Francis

Vatican abruptly breaks live TV broadcast of Biden, Pope Francis

The Vatican abruptly canceled the live broadcast of the meeting between US President Joe Biden and Pope Francis. After landing in ...
Pope Francis prays for the victims of the worst prison riot in Ecuador

Pope Francis prays for the victims of the worst prison riot in Ecuador

Pope Francis addressed his prayers to the victims of a prison riot in one of the largest prisons in Ecuador, in which 118 inmates ...
Pope meets Hungary’s strong man and walks a fine line with a contested leader

Pope meets Hungary’s strong man and walks a fine line with a contested leader

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban portrays himself as the defender of Christian Europe against migrants and multiculturalism. ...
General Director Grossi meets Pope Francis and high-ranking Italian officials in Rome

General Director Grossi meets Pope Francis and high-ranking Italian officials in Rome

In the afternoon, Mr Grossi met the Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Luigi Di Maio. Mr Grossi thanked the Ital ...