Pope Francis

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Vatican Remove Remarks About Psychiatry, Gay Children

(CNN) - The Vatican has removed a section from the transcript of Pope Francis' Sunday remarks on the topic of gay children. The pontiff was asked what he would say to a father who's child is gay. The Pope…

Pope Francis Issues Letter Condemning Sex Abuse

(CNN) - The Pope is breaking his silence about the sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic church. In a statement released Monday by the Vatican, Pope Francis said, "If one member suffers, all suffer together with it." He went…

Cardinal Mccarrick Resigns, Pope Accepts

(CNN) - Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of 88-year old Theodore Mccarrick from College of Cardinals. McCarrick led the Archdiocese of Washington and retired at the age of 75, the mandatory age for Catholic bishops. Last month, he…

Pope Francis Asks for Forgiveness

(CNN) - Pope Francis is admitting to what he calls "grave errors" in handling a sexual abuse scandal in Chile. In a letter Wednesday to the Bishops of the Episcopal Conference of Chile, the pontiff asks for forgiveness from all…

Pope Francis' Twitter Reaches 40 Million Followers

(CNN) - Forty million. That's how many followers the pope's officials Twitter account reached this week. The pontiff joined Twitter nearly five years ago. His Twitter handle, @pontifex, can be accessed in nine languages. According to a press release from…

Sean Spicer finally gets to meet the pope

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sean Spicer finally got to meet the pope. The former White House press secretary attended an audience with Pope Francis Sunday as part of an annual meeting of the International Catholic Legislators Network, Vatican spokesman Greg Burke…

Callista Gingrich to be Vatican Ambassor

(CNN) - The wife of Newt Gingrich is the leading choice to become the next ambassador to the Vatican. A nomination of Callista Gingrich could come this week, pending approval from the office of government ethics. The White House would…