Statue of John Paul II will be unveiled in Sarajevo

On April 30, in Saravejo, capital of Bosnia, a monument was unveiled in of honor Pope John Paul II, which had a cost of EUR 240 000, advert the Bosnian-Croatian Catholic Cardinal Vinko Puljic. In a statement to the press, Puljic said: “On April 30 a mass in the Cathedral...
The father Francisco, on the anniversary of his election, requests to pray for him

The father Francisco, on the anniversary of his election, requests to pray for him

The father Francisco won’t do anything special to remember the first anniversary of his election as Pontiff of Rome, which marks today, and he will be limited to pray from his retreat in Ariccia (near Rome), where he does spiritual exercises, said the Vatican spokesman,...
Father Francisco and

Father Francisco and “Vatican G8” meet to reform the Curia

Starting today until Wednesday, father Francisco announced the reform of the Curia. The Government of the Church, which will meet with the Council of eight Cardinals, in the so-called “Vatican G8”. Meetings are carried out every morning and evening in Santa Marta,...
Federico Lombardi

Italian Weekly reveals that the U.S. spied Bergoglio and the Vatican

According to the Italian weekly “Panorama”, the National Security Agency of the United States (NSA) spied on telephone conversations of the Vatican City and also those made at the residence of Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, before he was chosen as Pope. According to...
Pope`s outfit

Clothing of the Supreme Pontiff

Miter: Until the 10th century Popes uses a gold band that  was tightened to the head, however today, the bishops use during solemn acts a mitra, a CAP that has spikes on the top and two strips hanging on the back. Crosier: It is the most ancient emblem of command for a Bishop,...
Raymundo Damasceno Assis, president of the Episcopal conference of Brazil

Cardinals want to know about Vatileaks

According to the Italian press, a group of cardinals, including Brazilian Raymundo Damasceno Assis, president of the Episcopal conference of his country, has required to disclose the report’s conclusions about the Vatileaks, the scandal over the leak of confidential...

I Resigned for the good of the church, Benedict XVI

Pope Benedict XVI, who last Monday announced his decision to give up the leadership of the Catholic Church, reappeared today on the  Ash Wednesday ceremony in St. Peter’s Basilica, before an audience of  12,000 Catholic believers, and said he decided to resign in full...