Popemoji: New Twitter Emojis Celebrate Pope Francis’ Visit to Ireland

Twitter is introducing new special emojis in commemoration of Pope Francis' visit to Ireland later this month for the World Meeting of Families.

Pope Francis Changes Catechism: Death Penalty Is Now “Inadmissible”

The Vatican announced that Pope Francis promulgated a change to the Catechism to reflect that the Church now teaches that the death penalty is "inadmissible."

Pope Francis: “How You Treat the Poor Is the True Measure...

Pope Francis made it known what is the best measure of one's faith: how well you treat the poor.

Pope Francis Accepts Resignation of Cardinal McCarrick from College of Cardinals

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of (now former) Cardinal McCarrick in the wake of multiple accusations of sexual abuse of male minors and seminarians. 

G. K. Chesterton’s Cause for Sainthood Could Soon Be Opened

The investigation into the cause for canonization for the G. K. Chesterton, the "prince of paradox", is expected to be completed at the end of the summer with many hopeful it could be opened.

Katy Perry After Meeting with Pope Francis: “My Mom Prayed Her...

Following her meeting with Pope Francis in April, Katy Perry has come out and said that her mother prayed her whole life the singer would "come back to God," and that she is now more focused on "spirituality" in her thirties.

Google Celebrates Catholic Priest Who Formulated Big Bang Theory

For Tuesday, July 18, the Google doodle features Monsignor Georges Lemaître the Belgian priest and mathematician who formulated the Big Bang theory, on what would have been his 124th birthday.

Pope Francis to Migrants: “Respect the Laws, Culture and Religious Traditions...

In a recent homily for a Mass he wished to celebrate for migrants, Pope Francis spoke to migrants and said that they they must work out integration together with respect for the culture and laws of the country that hosts them.

Bishop Criticizes Priests Who Attended Trump Campaign Rally as VIPs

A Montana bishop has criticized four priests for attending a Donald Trump campaign rally in Great Falls last week who were dressed in their clerical attire and seated front row as VIPs.

Read: Young Catholics Pen Open Letter Supporting Humanae Vitae and Its...

A few weeks before the 50th anniversary of the publication of Humanae vitae, over two hundred young Catholics have signed an open letter in support of the encyclical and its teachings.

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