{FD} Pope Francis wants to change line of ‘Our Father’

Pope Francis wants to change the phrase “lead us not into temptation” from the Christian prayer “Our Father,” to a better translation of the widely-known prayer.

{FD} Pope Francis wants to change line of ‘Our Father’ prayer

Pope Francis wants to change the phrase “lead us not into temptation” from the Christian prayer “Our Father,” to a better translation of the widely-known prayer.

{FD} Pope Francis: ‘When I pray, sometimes I fall asleep’

Pope Francis admitted on Tuesday he sometimes gets some shut eye while praying — and he says he isn’t the only one.

{FD} Pope Francis says Christians can promote political dialogue in Europe

Pope Francis on Saturday said Christians can play a role in shaping Europe’s future by promoting political dialogue “especially where it is threatened and where conflict seems to prevail.”

{FD} Conservative Catholics accuse pope of spreading heresy

Several dozen tradition-minded Roman Catholic theologians, priests and academics have formally accused Pope Francis of spreading heresy with his 2016 opening to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics.

{FD} Vatican diplomat in US recalled amid child porn investigation

A high-ranking priest working in the Vatican’s embassy in Washington has been recalled after U.S. prosecutors asked for him to be charged there and face trial in a child pornography investigation, Vatican and U.S. officials said Friday.

{FD} Vatican treasurer vows to fight sex abuse charges in Australia

He claims he is the victim of character assassination.

{FD} Trial begins for ex-execs in charge of Vatican children’s hospital

Two former executives of a Vatican children’s hospital were set for trial on charges of embezzlement after a Vatican court rejected dismissing the case on Tuesday

{FD} Holy Communion bread cannot be gluten-free, Vatican says

The Vatican said on Saturday that the bread used by Catholics for Holy Communion cannot be entirely gluten free.

{FD} Chasing profits, pope’s hospital put children at risk

When doctors and nurses at the Vatican’s showcase children’s hospital complained in 2014 that corners were being cut and medical protocols ignored, the Vatican responded by ordering up a secret in-house investigation.

{FD} Vatican cardinal hit with multiple sexual assault offenses

George Pell, the third most powerful figure in the Vatican behind the Pope, has been charged with multiple sexual assault offenses.

{FD} Pope meets NFL Hall of Fame legends, promotes message of peace

On a special trip to Rome, pro football hall of famers met with Pope Francis in the Vatican Wednesday morning.

{FD} Vatican talks marriage, communion under Pope Francis

‘You must have the clear will to not sin in the next opportunity,’ Gerhard Cardinal Muller told Raymond Arroyo

{FD} Pope Francis: A timeline of historic papacy

Pope Francis, who met with President Donald Trump during the Republican’s foreign trip, has had many historic moments throughout his papacy.

{FD} Pope Francis: A timeline of historic papacy ahead of Trump meeting

Pope Francis, who’s slated to meet with President Donald Trump during the Republican’s foreign trip, has had many historic moments throughout his papacy.

{FD} Pope Francis acknowledges 2,000-case backlog in sex abuse cases

Pope Francis acknowledged Saturday that the Vatican has a 2,000-case backlog in processing clerical sex abuse cases and says criticism of the slow pace was justified. But he says more staff are being added and insists the Vatican is “on the right path.”

{FD} Pope Francis makes two children saints who saw Virgin Mary 100 years ago

Pope Francis added two Portuguese shepherd children to the roster of Catholic saints Saturday, honoring young siblings whose reported visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago turned the Portuguese farm town of Fatima into one of the world’s most important Catholic shrines.

{FD} Pope Francis visits Portugal to canonize children who saw Virgin Mary

Pope Francis is visiting Fatima, Portugal, a Catholic pilgrimage site, to canonize two children who saw visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago.

{FD} Pope Francis leads Cairo Mass as helicopter gunship, armed police watch

An Apache attack helicopter and scores of armed police have provided tight security for Pope Francis as he led a Mass in Egypt – just weeks after two churches were bombed by militants.

{FD} Pope Francis in Egypt for historic visit to show Christian-Muslim unity for peace

Pope Francis has arrived in Cairo, Egypt for a historic visit aimed at presenting a united Christian-Muslim front to repudiate violence committed in God’s name.The visit comes after three suicide bombings since December on Coptic churches, including deadly twin Palm Sunday church attacks, killed at least 75 people.