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The Church tilts south

With both the Pope and the Jesuit superior general now hailing from Latin America, the centre of Catholic gravity has truly shifted

Feeding the hungry is an ethical imperative, the Pope told his General Audience today

The restored Memorial of Moses on Mount Nebo has reopened after nearly a decade

The bodies of Fr Alejo Nabor Jimenez and Fr Alfredo Suarez de la Cruz were found by a roadside outside the city of Poza Rica last month

Francis spoke about the value of older people, describing them as ‘a precious treasure’, at an audience with more than 7,000 people

The Pope said that we mustn’t ignore the ‘cycle of the seasons’

The donation of $100,000 is a ‘concrete expression of Pope Francis’s spiritual closeness and fatherly support’

The visit to Rome’s SOS Children’s Village came as part of the Pope’s commitment to the Year of Mercy

Francis celebrated a canonisation Mass in St Peter’s Square on Sunday

The Pope has released the text of his message for World Day for Migrants and Refugees