Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Pope Francis Dec 5 set up a committee to fight child sex abuse in the Catholic Church
Turkey’s Muslims will be celebrating the Islamic faith’s “Night of Power” on the night of Aug. 3
Pope Francis touched down in Rio de Janeiro on Monday, starting his first foreign trip as pontiff and a weeklong series of events expected to attract more than a million people
Pope Francis voiced concern on Wednesday over the fate of an Italian Jesuit priest missing in Syria.
Pope Francis said on Monday the world risks losing a generation of young people to unemployment and called for a more inclusive culture, as he headed to Brazil on his first trip outside Italy.
Pope Francis said gays should not be judged or marginalized
Several Islamic groups demanded the recall of the Vatican's first envoy to Malaysia
Pope Francis joined two million young pilgrims in a prayer vigil on Rio's Copacabana beach late Saturday, voicing support for youths protesting for change.
A leading figure of an Alevi association has spoken out against Turkish PM’s remarks
The Directorate General for Religious Affairs would suffer a huge financial loss after Saudi Arabia had cut this year’s global Hajj quota, according to its director
Pope Francis on Thursday bolstered criminal legislation against child abuse in the Vatican and increased criminal liability for employees of the tiny city state in a legislative overhaul.
Argentine-born Pope Francis arrived Wednesday at Brazil's most revered shrine, where tens of thousand of pilgrims braved rain and cold to hear his first mass in Latin America.
The Church of England has formally apologized for past child abuse by Anglican priests and for its own failure to prevent it
The Hagia Elia Church, which belongs to Turkey’s White Russians, is set to be reopened Aug. 2, with a ceremony led by Fener Greek Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew
The head of the Directorate General for Religious Affairs announced that some 14,800 prospective pilgrims would not be able to make the pilgrimage