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The Pope delivered a video message to participants at the Sixth World Congress Against the Death Penalty

The website has been launched by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace

Pope Francis spent more than an hour responding to questions during an afternoon visit to Rome’s Villa Nazareth

Five people, including Blessed Elizabeth, will be declared saints on October 16

Virginia Raggi, a member of the protest Five Star Movement, has been elected mayor of Italy’s capital

Nine refugees, including three children, arrived from the Greek island of Lesbos on Friday

But the Vatican press office changed ‘large majority’ to ‘a part’ in its official transcript

Pope Francis was perhaps hyperbolic. But marriage preparation shows real failings to resist the ‘culture of impermanence’

Our current approach to marriage preparation is failing catastrophically

Francis also had a scary moment stroking a tiger