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WYD 2013 has inspired youngsters from around the world

The Holy Father is challenging the defensiveness that has so harmed the Church’s mission

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A society in decline, religion as counter-culture, and mass immigration are just some of issues that link us to the Roman Empire

Pilgrims descended on Copacabana Beach to hear the Pope urge them to reach out to those on “the fringes of society”

Couples must not persuade themselves of the need to limit the size of their families

Putting down my camera phone allowed me to share a truly special moment with Pope Francis and my fellow volunteers

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Miguel Cullen writes about his Saturday night spent on Copacabana Beach.

Despite the political protests in Rio one cannot escape the atmosphere of joy and holiness