Pope Francis appointed 19 new cardinals this weekend, most from the developing world, marking a shift in the hierarchy of
Though I'm not a Catholic, I'm always genuinely inspired by followers of Christ who try to live lives of true humility and true right-sizedness. I hope, for both the sake of his church and the church universal, that Pope Francis lives into the name he has chosen for himself.
Pope Francis addressed the massive crowd in St. Peter's Square in Vatican City for the first time with his speech `'Urbi
HuffPost Live has reactions to the announcement that Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina will be the next Pope, Pope Francis I.
Catholic faithful react to the announcement of the new pope, Francis I, in St. Peter's Square in Vatican City:
Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina has been elected as the new pope of the Catholic Church, taking the name Francis
If you don't like the fellow whom the cardinals elect, then there are always other elections to look forward to. It seems a safe bet that our fascination with the practices and outcome of that future election will be just keen then as it is now -- just as it was 500 years ago.
This is a developing story. Stay tuned for more. VATICAN CITY (AP) — Cardinals elected a new pope to lead the world's 1.2
Overnight, the image of the hierarchical church would improve. Women's oppression and subjugation, a moral issue the world over, would become more visible on our ethical radar.
2. March 13th, 11:39 a.m. CET (6:39 a.m. EDT / 3:39 a.m. PDT) -- Black smoke Depending on when the winning vote is taken
Anti-mafia police on Tuesday raided the homes, offices and clinics in the diocese of papal frontrunner Angelo Scola. According
When a pope is chosen and white smoke rises from the chapel, the bells of St. Peter's Basilica will ring, as they did in