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  1. Paul Tighe, Secretary of the Pontifical Council of Culture, attends an interview with Reuters durin

    A broadband church? Vatican expert urges priests to get online

    Priests should get online if they want to connect with people who may no longer attend church but can still be reached via social media, the ...
  2. Bone fragments were found during construction work at a building belonging to the Vatican in Rome

    New potential murder victim in Vatican skeleton probe

    The Vatican has opened its archives to detectives hunting for clues to the identity of a skeleton discovered in its embassy in Rome, as another ...
  3. Bone fragments were found during construction work at the Vatican building

    Missing girl's family demands Vatican truth on bones

    The family of a teenager who went missing in Italy in 1983 called Wednesday on the Vatican to provide more details on the discovery of human ...
  4. A nun enters to take part at the synod afternoon session led by Pope Francis at the Vatican

    Vatican meeting ends with call for greater role for women in Church

    A major meeting of Catholic bishops ended on Saturday with a call for women to play a greater role in Church decision making as a "duty of ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: An underground Catholic church overlooks the village of Huangtugang

    In China's Catholic heartland, Vatican deal brings Communist Party closer

    In 1996, a tiny village with a huge Gothic-style church in China's Catholic heartland of northern Hebei province was the scene of a tense ...
  6. Juan Andres Murillo, victim of clerical sexual abuse in Chile, attends a court seeking compensation

    Chile court hears appeal of case seeking damages from Church over abuse claims

    Three men, who have accused Chilean priest Fernando Karadima of sexual abuse, asked a court in Santiago on Thursday to find the Roman Catholic ...
  7. Pope Francis has sought to improve relations between the Vatican and China, which have not had

    Chinese bishops invite Pope Francis for historic visit

    Two Chinese Catholic bishops attending a Vatican meeting for the first time following a landmark deal between Beijing and the Holy See said ...
  8. Pope Francis speaks during a synodal meeting at the Vatican

    Taiwan invites Pope Francis to visit, following landmark China-Vatican pact

    Taiwan has invited Pope Francis to visit, its President Tsai Ing-wen said, just weeks after the Vatican reached a milestone deal on the ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano reads the Apostolic Mandate during the Installation Mass

    Top Vatican cardinal accuses papal critic of 'calumny and defamation'

    A top Vatican official on Sunday issued a scathing open letter accusing an archbishop who launched an unprecedented attack on Pope Francis of ...