Roman Catholic Church

Mother Teresa travelling photo exhibit coming to Zagreb

A major world travelling photo exhibit, "Mother Teresa: Life, Spirituality and Message", will open in Zagreb on Thursday ahead of the missionary's canonisation set for September 4, the Church of...

Pope tells Catholic politicians: Stop death penalty executions

Catholic politicians should not authorize any death penalty executions this year, Pope Francis said Sunday, as he renewed the Vatican's support for a worldwide end to capital punishment.

The Great Schism between Catholics and Orthodox

Christianity split between the Roman Catholic and Orthodox churches in 1054 in the so-called Great Schism.

Cardinal at centre of VatiLeaks 2 scandal to return 150,000 euros

Nuzzi and Fittipaldi, whose prosecution has outraged press freedom defenders, risk up to eight years' imprisonment.