Pope Francis has appointed a new spokesman for the Vatican, Matteo Bruni, succeeding interim director of the Holy See Press Office Alessandro Gisotti.
The French National Assembly passed a bill organizing funds for the restoration of the Notre Dame Cathedral, 3 months after the devastating fire.
Archaeologists in Galilee have unearthed an ancient church said to be built on the home of the Apostles Peter and Paul in Bethsaida.
Speaking to those taking a course on the protection of minors, Pope Francis said an "apostalate of prevention" is needed to prevent abuse.
Pope Francis offered his prayers and spiritual closeness to the victims and relatives of victims of three recent shootings in the United States.
The cause for canonization of the "prince of paradox" will not be opened, says Bishop Doyle of the late Catholic polymath's home diocese in Northampton.
Amid controversy over exactly how the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral will be restored, a French parliament bill passed to ensure it will look exactly the same.
Pope Francis has appointed a new vice-spokesman for the Vatican, Cristiane Murray, after recently appointing new spokesman Matteo Bruni.
The bones of a girl who went missing in Rome were not found after opening two ossuaries, ending the investigation at the Vatican Teutonic...
A new Pew Research Center survey says nearly 2/3's of US Catholics believe the Eucharist is merely symbolic, not the real Body and Blood of Christ.