Many voices, many messages as World Youth Day nears big finish

It's not quite the Tower of Babel ... indeed, far from it. But when you mix thousands of Catholics from hundreds of countries at one festival, a lot of people are going to have a lot of things to...

Silence as Pope Francis visits Auschwitz death camp

Silence reigned as Pope Francis visited the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz on Friday, an event seen by many as the emotional highlight of his trip to Poland.

Pope calls on "rebellious" youth to strive for change

Pope Francis in Poland on Thursday during the occasion of the World Youth Day festival called on young people to strive for a better world, telling them not to "throw in the towel."

Black Madonna pilgrimage focus of pope's second day in Poland

Like thousands of faithful before him, Pope Francis plans on Thursday to head to Czestochowa, Poland, to pray before the country's most important Catholic icon: the Black Madonna.

Pope Francis says world "at war" as he arrives in Poland

Pope Francis said "the world is at war" on a flight to Poland on Wednesday to take part in the World Youth Day celebrations in the city of Krakow.

Croatia wins bronze at European Men's Handball Championship in Poland

Croatia won the bronze at the 2016 European Men's Handball Championship in Krakow on Sunday by defeating Norway 31-24 (15-11), directly qualifying for the 2017 World Men's Handball Championship in...