Pope Francis

Why should we care about refugees?

"As people of faith, we wish to join our voices to speak…

 

Pope at Easter recalls victims of ‘blind, brutal terrorism’

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis tempered his Easter Sunday message of Christian…

 

Pope vs. Trump: ‘Not Christian’ to only build border walls

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE — Thrusting himself into the heated American presidential…

 

Pope concludes Mexico trip with visits to prison, US border

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico — Pope Francis was wrapping up his trip to…

Pope pledges to continue reforms in face of leaks

VATICAN CITY — In his first public comments on the latest scandal…

Vatican arrests 2 people in latest probe of leaked documents

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican said Monday it had arrested a high-ranking…

Vatican upends Davis affair with news of audience with gays

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican turned the tables on the Kim Davis…

Clerk jailed over gay marriage says pope encouraged her

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Defiant Kentucky clerk Kim Davis met briefly with Pope…

Pope Francis joins hundreds of thousands for Mass

PHILADELPHIA — Pope Francis led hundreds of thousands of the faithful Sunday…

Pope, after blunt talk to Congress, thanks nuns in New York

NEW YORK — Pope Francis plunged into the melting pot of New…

Pope canonizes 18th-century missionary; not everyone happy

WASHINGTON — An 18th-century missionary who brought Catholicism to the American West…

Washington crowds cheer pope; he calls for climate action

WASHINGTON — Plunging headlong into the issues of the day, Pope Francis…

Pope Francis arrives in US, faces a polarized country

WASHINGTON — Pope Francis arrived Tuesday on the first visit of his…

Pope presses message to Cuba: Be willing to change

HOLGUIN, Cuba — Pope Francis marked the anniversary Monday of the day…

Hundreds of thousands gather for pope Mass in South America

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador — Pope Francis received a hero's welcome in Ecuador's biggest…

Catholic leaders write to Pope Francis seeking replacement of SF archbishop

Dozens of prominent Bay Area Catholic residents have signed a letter to…

SF archbishop grateful at canonization of Junipero Serra

Archbishop of San Francisco Salvatore J. Cordileone expressed his appreciation Thursday of…

Elton John calls Pope Francis a “hero” for LGBT outreach

Elton John called Pope Francis "my hero" for his compassion and push…

Pope Francis is Time's Person of the Year

Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on…

S.F. archbishop says Catholic Church should welcome 'people who experience same-sex attraction'

A day after Pope Francis made waves by commenting positively on gay…