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Argentina can forget about Pope Francis praying for them

Jul 10, 2014

Argentina can forget about Pope Francis praying for them

Pope Francis has already given his word that there would be no papal intervention in Argentina's fortunes. #Lionel Messi #England #Argentina #Pope Francis #FIFA World Cup 2014 #WC 2014 News #Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
Vatican bank shakeup expected as Pope Francis mulls reform

Jul 02, 2014

Vatican bank shakeup expected as Pope Francis mulls reform

It was this time last year that the top two managers at the Institute for Religious Works were forced out after a Vatican monsignor with millions deposited in the bank was arrested in an alleged money-smuggling plot. #World #India #NewsTracker #Pope Benedict XVI #Pope Francis #Vatican bank #Von Freyberg
Pope Francis presides over historic day of four popes

Apr 27, 2014

Pope Francis presides over historic day of four popes

Pope Francis declared his two predecessors John XXIII and John Paul II saints on Sunday before hundreds of thousands of people in St. Peter's Square, an unprecedented ceremony made even more historic by the presence of retired Pope Benedict XVI. #NewsTracker #Pope Benedict XVI #Vatican #Pope Francis #John Paul II #John XXIII
Two living popes to honour two dead ones: All you need to know

Apr 27, 2014

Two living popes to honour two dead ones: All you need to know

In a historic match-up of papacies past and present, Pope Francis and emeritus Pope Benedict XVI will honor Popes John XXIII and John Paul II in the first ever canonization of two popes. #World #NewsTracker #Pope Benedict XVI #Vatican #Christianity #John Paul II #Pope Franics #John XXIII
I'm a great admirer of you: Barack Obama tells Pope Francis

Mar 27, 2014

I'm a great admirer of you: Barack Obama tells Pope Francis

"It is a great honor. I'm a great admirer," Obama said. "Thank you so much for receiving me." #United States #World #Barack Obama #Pope Benedict XVI #Pope Francis

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I'm a great admirer of you: Barack Obama tells Pope Francis

Aug 20, 2014

For Pope Francis to talk about mortality and retirement is entirely in character

As the pope contemplates his future, the big question is how much of the excellent work he has done will survive him Pope Francis says he expects to live two or three more years When Pope Francis tells journalists that he may be dead in three years t... #Pope Benedict XVI #Italy
I'm a great admirer of you: Barack Obama tells Pope Francis

Aug 17, 2014

Pope makes biggest gesture yet to China, eyes ties

Pope Francis made his strongest gesture yet to reach out to China on Sunday, saying he wants to improve relations and insisting that the Catholic Church isn't coming in as a "conqueror" but is rather a partner in dialogue. Francis outlined his priori... #China #Vietnam #Asia #Bhutan #Pope Benedict XVI #Laos #Myanmar #Brunei #Communist Party
I'm a great admirer of you: Barack Obama tells Pope Francis

Aug 19, 2014

Pope Francis: I Might Quit One Day Too

Pope Francis said his predecessor Pope Benedict XVI had opened the door for papal resignations with his decision to stand down last year... #China #Vietnam #Asia #Bhutan #Pope Benedict XVI #Laos #Myanmar #Brunei #Communist Party