# Vatican

Last month
January 2024
Pope Francis calls for universal ban on practice of surrogacy
'Getting ready for the next thousand years': What to expect from conclusion of the Church's Synod
Last year
Pope Francis formally approves allowing priests to bless same-sex couples
Vatican court convicts and jails cardinal over corruption scandal
Pope Francis cancels trip to Dubai for COP28 climate talks on doctors’ orders after getting flu
Pope Francis receiving antibiotics intravenously for lung problem, Vatican says
Transgender people can be baptised in the Catholic Church, Vatican says
Hope, fear and change: Inside the Vatican's historic Synod as the first phase comes to an end
‘Often people have told me: “This Synod will not change anything.” Some with hope and some with fear.’
‘Medieval misogyny’: Women’s ordination group hopes something ‘tangible’ will come from Synod
Mary McAleese calls on Catholic Church to 'reform out-dated teachings' and ensure equality
Pope Francis signals openness to blessing same-sex unions in response to conservative cardinals
Pope to miss Angelus prayers tomorrow while recovering from surgery
Pope Francis 'progressively improving and working from an armchair’ after abdominal operation
Pope Francis' operation on hernia completed 'without complications'
Pope returns to Vatican after hospital tests following bronchitis bout
Man arrested after car driven through Vatican gate and into palace courtyard
Zelenskyy meets Pope as Germany unveils more arms for Ukraine
Pope Francis urges prayer for 'beloved Ukrainian people' in annual Easter message
'I'm still alive': Pope Francis leaves hospital following treatment for bronchitis
Pope Francis extends 2019 sex abuse law to cover lay leaders
Vatican returns sculpture fragments taken from Parthenon to Greece
Pope Francis urges end to ethnic hatred at open-air mass in South Sudan
Pope Francis: Those criminalising homosexuality are 'wrong'
Cardinal Pell, whose abuse convictions were overturned, dies aged 81
Former Pope Benedict XVI buried in Vatican following funeral mass this morning
Pilgrims keep streaming to Vatican to honour Pope Benedict
Tens of thousands pay tribute to ex-pope Benedict at Vatican
Pope leads New Year's services with homage to 'beloved' Benedict
All time
Irish and world leaders pay tributes as former pope Benedict XVI dies aged 95
Pope Benedict XVI dead at 95: From the Nazi Youth to the papacy
Ex-pope Benedict's condition remains 'stable', Vatican says
Ex-pope Benedict's health serious but stable, says Vatican
Vatican says health of retired pope Benedict XVI ‘worsening’
Vatican to launch preliminary abuse investigation into French cardinal
Pope 'concerned' after Nicaraguan bishop detained
Pope Francis says he may have to slow down or retire
Pope appoints first women to Vatican department responsible for choosing new bishops
Pope Francis dismisses resignation rumours
Pope Francis fuels speculation on future
Pope Francis names 21 new cardinals