(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has set up a new Pontifical institute for the study of marriage and the family, replacing the organisation set up by his predecessor in 1981.
In a Motu Proprio, published on Tuesday, the Vatican announced that the John Paul II Pontifical Theological Institute for Marriage and Family [...]
(Vatican Radio) As Christians we must pray for our elected leaders, even if we don't agree with their politics. That was Pope Francis' message during Mass in the Casa Santa Marta on Monday, as he reflected on the readings for the day.
Listen to Devin Watkins' report:
Pope Francis took as [...]
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has urged Christians in Japan to face current challenges bearing in mind the witness of their many martyrs.
In a letter addressed to the Bishops of Japan, on the occasion of Cardinal Fernando Filoni's pastoral journey to the Land of the Rising Sun, the Pope held up [...]
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has urged all Christians to open their hearts to forgiveness.
Speaking to the crowds gathered in St. Peter's Square for the Sunday Angelus, the Pope said that to be able to build peace one must be able to forgive.
Listen to the report by Linda Bordoni:
“Forgiveness does [...]