Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
Pope Francis delivered another criticism of some members of his own Church on Thursday, suggesting it is better to be an atheist than one of "many" Catholics who he said lead a hypocritical double life.
Pope appears to back native tribes in Dakota Pipeline conflict
Pope Francis appeared on Wednesday to back Native Americans seeking to halt part of the Dakota Access Pipeline, saying indigenous cultures have a right to defend "their ancestral relationship to the earth".
Pope Francis speaks out against 'insults'
Pope Francis on Monday criticized the everyday use of "insults," an apparent reference to anonymous attacks he has faced over the last week in Rome.
Pope reveals anti-stress secrets - and it's not prozac
'There is corruption in the Vatican. But I am at peace,' the pontiff said in a personally revealing interview.
WATCH: Pope Francis' Super Bowl message
Pope Francis addressed the players and viewers of the Super Bowl ahead of Sunday's showcase event, noting that the game between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots is "highly symbolic," as great sporting events tend to be.
Anonymous posters criticizing pope appear in Rome
Posters accusing Pope Francis of attacking conservative Catholics appeared around Rome this weekend and were swiftly covered up by city authorities.
Vatican expresses 'concern' over Trump's wall, travel ban
The Vatican on Wednesday voiced "concern" over President Donald Trump's executive orders to build a wall on the US-Mexican border and impose a travel ban on nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries.
Knights of Malta head resigns after dispute with Vatican
VATICAN CITY - The head of the Knights of Malta, who has been locked in a bitter dispute with the Vatican, has resigned, a spokesperson for the Rome-based Catholic chivalric and ch
Pope appoints Pinoy priest as new bishop in Papua New Guinea
Pope Francis has chosen a Filipino Salesian priest as the new bishop of a diocese in Papua New Guinea.
Pope Francis says 'wait and see' on Trump
Pope Francis on Sunday said he would not make an opinion on Donald Trump until he first had a chance to see the specific policies the new U.S. president would implement.