What's this? / Report Bad Ads
Latest News
Vatican

Vatican launches new website for the Protection of Minors from sex abuse

December 6, 2016. The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors (PCPM) has launched a website to provide the public with information about their mission: "the effective protection of minors and a commitment to ensure their human and spiritual development.”
Pope Francis

These are the names of the 17 new cardinals the pope appointed at the consistory

November 19, 2016. 13 of them are under the age of 80, and thus able to vote in a hypothetical conclave, and four of them are non-electors.
Vatican

Vatican congratulates Trump and hopes his time in office "can truly be fruitful"

November 9, 2016. While speaking to Vatican Radio, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican Secretary of State, congratulated the new president and hoped that his government "can truly be fruitful."
Vatican

Vatican strongly reacts to episcopal ordinations in China made without pope's permission

November 7, 2016. "In recent weeks, there has been a series of reports regarding some episcopal ordinations conferred without Papal Mandate of priests of the unofficial community of the Catholic Church in Continental China,” explains the Vatican in a letter signed by the Director of the Holy See Press Office, Greg Burke.

Up With People performs for Pope Francis

2015-12-05

A special invite from the Pope, and their performance was the musical backdrop for his arrival. This musical and service group, Up With People, won't forget the experience anytime soon.

WUO T. KORTO
UP WITH PEOPLE participant
"I'm blessed...I feel inspired right now, by meeting the Pope in person and having the opportunity to shake his hand. It's a blessing, a cool one.” 

Up With People believes in bringing the world together through service and music. The participants come from every corner of the globe. All together, the group does over 1,000 hours of volunteer work.

ANGEL CANCINO
UP WITH PEOPLE representative 
"We had our original music that brings this message to the people, so that we can understand each other better and have a much better understanding of diversity.” 

While in Rome, Up with People will be celebrating their 50th anniversary.  The group is no stranger to the Vatican, having performed 15 times for different Popes. Two more concerts are scheduled in Rome before the experience comes to an end. 


AZ
RR
-MG
JM
UP: AC