Pope Francis.

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Born Jorge Mario Bergoglio on 17 December 1936, Pope Francis is the 266th and current pope of the Catholic Church, a position also holding the roles of Sovereign of Vatican City and the Bishop of Rome.
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Pope Francis holds a tall, lit, white candle, as he leads the Easter vigil service, at the Vatican, Saturday, April 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
On Easter, Pope calls for end to war, condemns waste exacerbating hunger

On Easter, Pope calls for end to war, condemns waste exacerbating hunger

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis, in his Easter address before a huge crowd, on...

Apr-20, 2014
UN peace envoy criticizes Israeli Easter security in Jerusalem

UN peace envoy criticizes Israeli Easter security in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli police refused to let the U.N.'s peace envoy to the Mi...

Apr-20, 2014
Pope presides at Vatican Mass leading Catholics into Easter

Pope presides at Vatican Mass leading Catholics into Easter

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis on Saturday led Easter rites commemorating wha...

Apr-20, 2014
Pope Good Friday service underscores plight of the suffering

Pope Good Friday service underscores plight of the suffering

ROME (Reuters) - The plight of immigrants, the poor, the sick, the elderly, unemploy...

Apr-19, 2014
Mega salaries are evil, papal preacher tells Good Friday service

Mega salaries are evil, papal preacher tells Good Friday service

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican's official preacher, at a Good Friday service a...

Apr-19, 2014
UN to grill Vatican again on clergy sex abuse

UN to grill Vatican again on clergy sex abuse

A second United Nations committee plans to question Vatican officials on failures to ...

Apr-15, 2014
Chile: Fires still besiege port city of Valparaiso, 15 dead

Chile: Fires still besiege port city of Valparaiso, 15 dead

Helicopters and airplanes dumped water on wildfires and the smoldering wreckage of hi...

Apr-15, 2014
On Palm Sunday, Pope Francis poses for selfies with faithfuls

On Palm Sunday, Pope Francis poses for selfies with faithfuls

In his homily, Francis called on people, himself included, to look into their own hea...

Apr-14, 2014
Sombre, tired-looking pope presides at Palm Sunday services

Sombre, tired-looking pope presides at Palm Sunday services

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A tired and sombre-looking Pope Francis led a Palm Sunday s...

Apr-14, 2014
Sombre, tired-looking pope presides at Palm Sunday services

Sombre, tired-looking pope presides at Palm Sunday services

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A tired and sombre-looking Pope Francis led a Palm Sunday s...

Apr-14, 2014

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