“I was punched. I‘m fine," he joked with bruises visible on his face.
"He told his security guard to tell us that we have a great sense of humor."
Asked about whether he’s concerned for his safety, Francis said he’s prayed about it, and he has just one request. Despite
The auction closes on Sept. 24. Pope Francis’ white skullcap is selling for more than 80,000 euros (roughly $100,000) on
The pope has made it a habit to greet the thousands of faithful who come to St. Peter's Square to attend his weekly audience
“It hurts me when I see a priest or nun with the latest-model car," Francis said at the time. "You can’t do this. A car is
Pope Francis arrived at the papal summer home, Castel Gandolfo, in a humble Ford Focus which was a far cry from the luxury cars of his predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, who travelled around town in vehicles that included a custom-made Renault, a BMW X5, and a Mercedes.
The down-to-earth Pope called for greater austerity from religious figures last week, saying, “It hurts me when I see a priest
By Niels Sorrells c. 2011 Religion News Service BERLIN (RNS) Pope Benedict XVI has a lot of ground to cover when he heads
The United States cannot afford to take any risks. President Obama, and his family, must live in a bubble all their days in office. Handshaking, baby-kissing and plunging into crowds must be forbidden.
Americans who are hoping to get a glimpse of Pope Benedict XVI in the open top Popemobile he uses to cruise around St. Peter's