Hungary's capital Budapest was about to host the International Eucharistic Congress, one of the major Catholic events of this year
The Islamic State declared that it had taken two military bases near Cabo Delgado’s port city.
President Donald Trump announced the diplomatic accord on the normalization of relations of the United Arab Emirates and Israel
The Pope has joined in his appeal for international support by the Patriarch of the Maronite Catholic Church
Hagia Sophia was turned into a museum in 1934.
In his catechesis, Francis reflected on the day’s Gospel, with Jesus’ exhortation to his disciples to “not be afraid.”
Pope Francis has appointed Monsignor Mitja Leskovar as the new Apostolic Nuncio to Iraq, while also making him an Archbishop.
"In the end, persecution is a cause of joy and brings great reward in heaven."
In a letter to the Prime Minister, Italian Bishops said they would "not accept freedom of religion to be compromised."