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The Fatima message is more relevant than ever – as a series of events will demonstrate

A man reacts as he carries a wounded girl who survived an airstrike by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad in Damascus (CNS photo/Bassam Khabieh, Reuters)

Maronite leader said survivors are praying, but added the bombings are “a kind of Russian roulette”

The rector of the Shrine of Fatima says the statue brings with it ‘a message of peace’

The devotion was explained by Our Lady to Sister Lucia 90 years ago this December

The Pontiff started a new series of audience talks looking at the ‘real life’ of families today

“There is no fourth secret and there are no other hidden secrets,” says Cardinal Amato

Francis says the month of May is a fitting time to start the habit of a daily rosary

The Russian Orthodox Church cannot afford to alienate Ukrainians as it bids for primacy within the Orthodox world

The statue has been brought to Rome from Portugal to mark Marian Day and the Vatican’s Year of Faith.

Ceremony held in front of 100,000 pilgrims in St Peter’s Square