Last week, with little fanfare and under heavy security, an historic meeting took place in Rome which marked a turning point in interfaith relations. Inside the 16th century Casina Pio IV villa, home to the Vatican's Pontifical Academy of Sciences, seven clerics representing over five billion people overcame lingering traditions of suspicion to commit to the eradication of modern day slavery by the year 2020.
A Vatican official has described the assisted suicide of a woman suffering from terminal brain cancer as “reprehensible”. Newlywed
The Vatican synod treating of 'Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelization' has now come and gone
Bishops have scrapped their landmark welcome to gays, revealing deep divisions in the Catholic Church at the end of a two
Less than 24-hours after the Catholic church seemed to finally be modernising its attitudes towards homosexuality, senior
Catholic bishops are showing unprecedented openness to accepting the real lives of many Catholics today, saying gays have
Pope Francis has revealed "about 2%" of clergy in the Catholic Church are are paedophiles. The astonishing claim is a result
Communists are actually closet Christians, whose message on poverty echoes the Gospel, Pope Francis has said. The leader
Despite myriad Palestinian weaknesses, divisions and fratricidal power-plays, Abu Mazen remains by far one of the most dovish Palestinian leaders. But even he cannot deliver the goods today...
Pope Francis was pictured locking lips with Israeli president Shimon Peres this weekend – in an image reminiscent of an advertising