Pope Francis

Pope says he must slow down or think about ‘stepping aside’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Pope Francis has said the time may soon come when he needs to consider stepping down – and would do […]

Pope Francis appoints new bishop to head Maralal Diocese

Reading Time: < 1 minute Pope Francis has appointed Fr Hironimus Joya as the new bishop of Maralal Diocese. Fr Joya, who until his new […]

Pope Francis dismisses resignation reports

Reading Time: < 1 minute Pope Francis has rebuffed suggestions he may be readying to resign, saying in an interview published Monday that rumours he […]

Pope Francis in a Rome hospital for colon surgery

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vatican, Sunday Pope Francis was admitted to Rome’s Gemelli hospital yesterday for scheduled intestinal surgery, the Vatican said, the first […]

Pope Francis renews call for debts cancellation

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rome, Tuesday Pope Francis renewed a call Tuesday for the cancellation of debt owed by poor countries in the face […]

Pope says worst of virus is over, Vatican clear of cases

Reading Time: < 1 minute Vatican, Sunday Pope Francis said on Sunday the worst of the coronavirus crisis was over in Italy, addressing the faithful […]

Trump warns of toughest week ahead as global toll tops 65,000

Reading Time: 2 minutes Washington, Sunday US President Donald Trump has warned Americans to brace for a “very horrendous” number of coronavirus deaths in […]

Pope Francis ‘tests negative’ for Covid-19 after suffering cold

Reading Time: < 1 minute Pope Francis, who is suffering from a cold, has tested negative for the coronavirus, an Italian newspaper reported on Tuesday, […]