Tag Archives: Pope Francis

The new saints

Pope Francis has canonised two 19th century nuns who lived in Palestine, then controlled by the Ottoman Empire. Marie Alphonsine Ghattas    ... more

Vatican revolutionises into 2015

Pope Francis highlighted the challenges that the Vatican faces in the future, having experienced the internal workings of the Church in    ... more

Reform for Russia’s gay rights

Recently, music artist Sir Elton John spoke out about gay rights. Due to the recent debate about gay clergy members being    ... more

A fresh religious beginning

The election of Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, now known as Pope Francis, signals a period of fundamental productive shift for the    ... more