Vatican City News
Japan marks 75 years of Vatican ties with Noh theater show
Japan has marked the 75th anniversary of diplomatic ties with the Holy See with a Noh performance of ancient traditional theater
Dutch royals return from Vatican with royal heirloom
The Dutch king and queen are returning home from a state visit to the Vatican with a family heirloom: the baton purportedly carried by William of Orange during the 16th century Dutch War of Independence from Spanish rule
Vatican auditor latest resignation in finance reform effort
The Vatican's auditor general has resigned, the latest twist in the Holy See's long-running effort to get its financial statements in order
Vatican : Pope to visit Chile and Peru in January 2018
Pope Francis will visit Chile and Peru in 2018, the Vatican announced Monday. The Holy See said Francis will visit Chile from Jan. 15-18, then head to Peru, where he'll stay until Jan. 21. The cities on the Argentine-born pontiff's itinerary include Santiago, Temuco and Iquique in Chile and Lima,
Vatican says Pope Francis will visit Chile and Peru in January 2018
Vatican says Pope Francis will visit Chile and Peru in January 2018.
Excommunicating mobsters? Vatican eyes new legal doctrine
The Vatican is looking to develop a new doctrine that calls for excommunicating Catholics for corruption and mafia association
Vatican defends membership for theologian over abortion flap
The head of the Vatican's bioethics panel is defending the decision to name as a member an Anglican moral theologian who has said abortion could be condoned up until the 18th week of gestation
President Trump talks terrorism with Pope Francis , climate change with the Vatican
President Donald Trump discussed terrorism with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday, in a highly anticipated first meeting between the two leaders that went longer than scheduled. According to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the pope and Trump had "pretty extensive conversations around
President Trump meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican
Trump and Pope Francis met for around 30 minutes in the pope's private library at the Vatican and ended their high-profile meeting with a handshake.
Pope Francis and President Trump look to bridge divides in Vatican meeting
Trump told the Pope, "Thank you, I won't forget what you said," after their private meeting.