02:11 PM EDT 01/28/2015
Originally posted 01/27/2015 04:15PM
As word spread that Pope Francis had opened his residence to a transsexual man denounced by his own parish priest, LGBT activists celebrated the papal meeting as powerful help in the fight for acceptance.
Originally posted 01/20/2015 05:15PM
Pope Francis is sort of like Billy Bob Thornton: He gives good quotes that frequently stir people up.
Originally posted 01/19/2015 04:15PM
The pontiff will make stops at Ground Zero and the White House
Originally posted 01/15/2015 03:45PM
Pope Francis says nothing justifies the murder of Charlie Hebdo journalists, but in his first extensive, personal comments on the Jan. 7 terror attack in Paris, the pontiff warned Thursday that mocking a person's religion is dangerous business.
Originally posted 01/12/2015 01:30PM
Pope Francis is no stickler about protocol and now that extends to breastfeeding in the Sistine Chapel.
Originally posted 01/08/2015 10:10AM
Angelina Jolie kicked off the new year with a very high-profile audience for her new film, Unbroken.
Originally posted 12/23/2014 12:00PM
To the Catholic Church's "seven deadly sins," Pope Francis has added the "15 ailments of the Curia."
Originally posted 12/18/2014 08:10PM
When President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the U.S. would normalize relations with Cuba, he made a point of thanking Pope Francis for his role in reversing a 53-year stand-off between the two nations.
Originally posted 12/18/2014 07:15PM
Pope Francis got a cake, cards and a tango demonstration for his 78th birthday Wednesday – and 1,760 lbs. of chicken meat for the poor.
Originally posted 12/12/2014 02:05PM
Pope Francis says you should be ready to meet your late pets at the pearly gates.
Continuing to show his more open approach to toward Catholicism, Francis recently told a young boy that all dogs go to heaven, according to USA Today.
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