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  1. Pope Francis holds the weekly audience at the Vatican

    Pope joins criticism of Turkey turning Hagia Sophia into mosque

    Pope Francis on Sunday joined an international chorus of condemnation of Turkey's decision to convert Istanbul's iconic Hagia Sophia landmark back ...
  2. Pope Francis holds his first audience for a group of people since Italy lifted its coronavirus lock

    Pope says COVID-19 should spark new environmental awareness

    The drastic reduction in pollution during coronavirus lockdowns around the world should lead to greater concern for the environment as ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis leads the Regina Coeli prayer at the Vatican

    Pope makes anti-corruption spending rules mandatory in Vatican

    Pope Francis has approved sweeping new rules for procurement and spending in the Vatican meant to cut costs, ensure transparent competition and ...
  4. Pope Francis leads the Regina Coeli prayer at the Vatican

    People more important than the economy, Pope says about COVID-19 crisis

    Pope Francis said on Sunday that people are more important than the economy, as countries decide how quickly to reopen their countries from ...
  5. Pope Francis leads Holy Rosary prayer in Vatican gardens

    Divert weapons funding to research to prevent next pandemic, pope says

    Pope Francis on Saturday urged politicians to divert funds spent on weapons to research to prevent another pandemic, as he led the largest ...
  6. Pope Francis leads Regina Coeli prayer from the Library of the Apostolic Palace at the Vatican

    Public returns to St Peter's Square; pope calls for defence of environment

    The public returned to St Peter's Square on Sunday to receive Pope Francis's blessing from his window for the first time in nearly three months as ...
  7. The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Vatican

    Almighty cleanup: St Peter's Basilica in Rome gets coronavirus scrub-down

    The Vatican has said that when St Peter's is open for Masses again, thermal scanners will be used to check the temperatures of those going inside.
  8. Pope Francis holds the weekly general audience virtually due to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outb

    Pope praises nurses' role in fighting COVID-19

    Pope Francis praised the work of nurses around the world on Tuesday, saying the coronavirus crisis had shown how vital their service is, as he ...
  9. Pope Francis holds weekly general audience virtually due the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (C

    Pope says COVID-19 vaccine must be shared worldwide

    Pope Francis called on Sunday for international scientific cooperation to discover a vaccine for the coronavirus and said any successful vaccine ...